Recap / Star Trek Deep Space Nine S 07 E 18 Til Death Do Us Part

Imprisoned and tortured by the Breen, Ezri and Worf's short-lived romance is put to the test. On the Dominion side, Damar and Weyoun travel to an unknown location as the female Changeling continues to deteriorate. Back at Deep Space 9, the conniving Gul Dukat weasels his way into Kai Winn's inner circle. And Ben Sisko, heartbroken over the cancellation of his wedding, makes a fateful decision.

This episode contains examples of. . .

  • Altar the Speed: Sisko arranges his wedding to Cassidy at the last minute.
  • Call Back: Ezri refers back to a few Season 7 episodes while under the influence of the Breen mind probes.
  • Did You Just Flip Off Cthulhu?: Despite the warnings of the Prophets, Sisko goes ahead with the wedding.
  • First-Name Basis: Winn encourages this with "Anjohl."
  • Genre Blindness: Weyoun chastises Damar for thinking he could keep Dukat's recent visit a secret.
  • Married In Space: A proud Trek tradition continues.
  • Mind Rape: What the Breen apparently do to Worf and Ezri.
  • Rescue Romance: The romance between Winn and "Anjohl" has shades of this, with him claiming that she saved his life during the occupation.
  • With This Ring: Prophet!Sarah chooses that moment to try to run interference on Sisko's wedding. It fails.
  • What the Hell, Hero?: Dukat gives Damar a pep talk that helps snap him out of his drunken stupor and back into thinking as leader of Cardassia.