In which Odo hates his dad and history repeats itself.
In which a con artist boards the station and finds his luck has changed.
In which the politics of 2015 make their way into a 1993 episode about 2370.
In which Sisko meets an obvious ghost, Jadzia has bro talk with Ben, and the Federation remains terrifying.
In which Quark gets shot, Odo has flashbacks, and Kira has a Past.
In which I’m going to learn to play Tongo, we get our first hint of things to come, and Kira was right all along.
In which DS9 is not wheelchair-accessible, Melora has no concept of rank-appropriate duties, and nobody likes being serenaded.
In which a Cardassian orphan appears, a difficult custody hearing is had, and a chess-master is revealed.
In which the station is evacuated again, mercenaries are never good news, and sometimes the bureaucracy knows what it’s doing.
In which the situation is depressingly familiar, many minutia are established, and very little is neatly wrapped up.