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In 2268, she was friends with Commander Webb. During a mission to transport oban, Anderson and Webb visited the cuddly-looking animal. Webb then showed her the weave, a device which displayed abstract images of a person's inner feelings. Webb hoped that it would kindle a romance between them, but Anderson only felt friendship for him. Oban suddenly began a metamorphosis, growing into a huge, tentacle-writhing monster, and they fled from the room, quickly alerting James T. Kirk and Spock. (TOS - Star Trek: The Manga - Shinsei Shinsei comic: "Oban")