|Original post date:||2007-30-7|
|Next episode:||All's Well That Ends Well|
Just when everyone thought that the Borg menace had been eradicated once and for all... an unwelcome visitor makes an unexpected return. Captain Breawyn Lem and the Independence must find a way to stop a new, mysterious class of Borg vessel from carrying out its deadly mission.
- "They just don't seem to stay killed, do they?"
- - Ensign Chisato Bayushi, "Bigger Fish"
- “I can protect myself against an unconscious Borg…”
- -Counselor Moasi al Mari
- This episode introduces a new Borg threat to the Alpha quadrant.
- Doctor Orlando Sturges joins the crew during this episode and is immediately thrown into battle.
- Ensign Baushi Chisato wrote a letter to her parents before going on an away mission to infiltrate the Borg ship in "Letters Home" -- the scene was rewritten in alternate styles, including Valley Girl, Shakespearean and Jive Talkin'.
- Also, in this episode, Lt Cmdr Mathias, an ex-Borg, found her implants reactivating while in close proximity to the drones.