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Summary[edit | edit source]

The fall of Betazed (as established in DS9 episode "In the Pale Moonlight") as experienced by Lwaxana Troi.

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Characters[edit | edit source]

Cort EnarenNathan GoldHomnJeeaLemecLuaranMaraMascKan MryaxThrissBarin TroiLwaxana TroiElaine Welsh
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CampioReittan GraxJeyalOdoJean-Luc PicardTimicinDeanna TroiIan Andrew TroiKestra TroiXelo

Locations[edit | edit source]

BetazedByram HallLake Cataria
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Loneel MountainsMinos Corva

Starships and vehicles[edit | edit source]

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USS da VinciUSS Enterprise-D

Races and cultures[edit | edit source]

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States and organizations[edit | edit source]

Betazed resistanceStarfleetTenth Fleet
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Fifth House of Betazed

Other references[edit | edit source]

admiralallira punchamrablue-leaf saladDantricDominion WarEridatespra cheeseGulHoly Rings of Betazedjakarineneo-ValdaneoscoidsphaserreplicatorSacred Chalice of RixxSamarian sunsetTorinesetricorder

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Background[edit | edit source]

  • The title comes from a line in "Second Coming", a 1919 W.B. Yeats poem: "Things fall apart; the centre cannot hold; Mere anarchy is loosed upon the world, The blood-dimmed tide is loosed, and everywhere The ceremony of innocence is drowned; And what rough beast, its hour come round at last, Slouches towards Bethlehem to be born?" The line was also used as the title of TNG - War and Madness comic: "Ceremony of Innocence", while the poem provided title sources for each installment in the six-part TOS Mere Anarchy ebook series. (The Second Coming (poem) article at Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.)

Related stories[edit | edit source]

Connections[edit | edit source]

published order
Previous story:
Night of the Vulture
Tales of the Dominion War
Tales of the Dominion War.jpg
Next story:
Blood Sacrifice
chronological order
Previous Adventure:
Vis à Vis
Pocket Next Adventure:
In the Pale Moonlight
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