Ensign Ro Laren is welcomed back with a party after advanced tactical training. Almost immediately she's picked as best suited for an undercover mission in the demilitarized zone, to prevent the peace treaty with the Cardassians being undermined by illegally attacking Federation 'Maquis' ships. Given her ethnic and personal background, the conflict of loyalties grows as her covert mission to trap the resistance fighters succeeds.
Did You Know?
Macias was named after a freedom fighter in Cuba's War of Independence from Spain in the late 19th century. See more
At the beginning of the episode, Picard asks Ro to come to the bridge.
While she is talking with Geordi, Beverly and Deanna, the shortest route to go to the bridge would be the door behind her. See more
[Picard has asked Ro to infiltrate the Maquis
The way I see it, there's one good reason to take this mission; and that's to validate your faith in me.
Star Trek: The Next Generation Main Title
Composed by Jerry Goldsmith
and Alexander Courage See more