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Old 09-14-2019, 05:28 PM
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Originally Posted by TimeWinder View Post
If rescue from the future is coming, it should come immediately from the standpoint of the displaced party. Even in the Guardian scenario, the longer it takes for rescue to come, the less likely it's coming at all.
If your coordinates are known with precision, yes. But as you note, precision was not the Guardian's strong point. It took Spock and Kirk weeks to bump into McCoy, even though they were in the same general vicinity.

If Spock had had access to the Enterprise's computers, he could have pinpointed McCoy's coordinates, but it's doubtful they could have been delivered there accurately.
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