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* InternalReveal: Mirror-Georgiou explains her true origins to Pike, but he already knows about the MirrorUniverse and had guessed as much.
--> '''Georgiou:''' I'm Terran, by the way. From your Mirror Universe.\\

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* InternalReveal: InternalReveal:
** Tilly reveals that she met Queen Po, confusing the hell out of everyone (since they never knew that Po was aboard ''Discovery'').
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Mirror-Georgiou explains her true origins to Pike, but he already knows about the MirrorUniverse and had guessed as much.
--> ---> '''Georgiou:''' I'm Terran, by the way. From your Mirror Universe.\\

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* BreatherEpisode: {{Downplayed}} -- there's plenty of important stuff going on, but it's all prep work for next epsiode, when all hell ''really'' breaks loose.

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** The bridge officers then respond by standing at attention for Pike's departure.


* IChooseToStay:
** Nhan chooses to stay aboard ''Discovery'' and accompany her crew to the future.
** Conversely, Tyler chooses to stay in the 23rd century and make sure that Section 31 is never compromised again.



-->'''Pike:''' Serving as your captain has been one of the greatest honors of my career. You are exceptional officers. Exceptional individuals. Every single one of you. Lieutenants Detmer and Owosekun, I wouldn't be here if you hadn't saved my life on the way to that asteroid. Lieutenant Nilsson, you stepped up for Airiam in a way that honors her. Lieutenants Bryce and Rhys, you're calm under pressure. And Commander Saru...I'm gonna miss the hell out of you. Lieutenant Spock...there are no words.[...] ''(to Burnham)'' And as for you...most people will never get a chance to learn what's in their own hearts. If we figure it out, it's often not what we expected, or even what we would have chosen for ourselves. I am very grateful, Commander, to have been here to watch you discover your heart. Thank you. I know that you...''(to the bridge crew)'' I know that all of you will face your destinies with bravery and honor, even those moments to come that will test the strongest among us.

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-->'''Pike:''' Serving as your captain has been one of the greatest honors of my career. You are exceptional officers. Exceptional individuals. Every single one of you. Lieutenants Detmer and Owosekun, I wouldn't be here if [[Recap/StarTrekDiscoveryS2E01Brother you hadn't saved my life on the way to that asteroid.asteroid]]. Lieutenant Nilsson, you stepped up for Airiam in a way that honors her. Lieutenants Bryce and Rhys, you're calm under pressure. And Commander Saru...I'm gonna miss the hell out of you. Lieutenant Spock...there are no words.[...] ''(to Burnham)'' And as for you...most people will never get a chance to learn what's in their own hearts. If we figure it out, it's often not what we expected, or even what we would have chosen for ourselves. I am very grateful, Commander, to have been here to watch you discover your heart. Thank you. I know that you...''(to the bridge crew)'' I know that all of you will face your destinies with bravery and honor, even those moments to come that will test the strongest among us.


-->'''Pike:''' Serving as your captain has been one of the greatest honors of my career. You are exceptional officers. Exceptional individuals. Every single one of you. Lieutenants Detmer and Owosekun, I wouldn't be here if you hadn't saved my life on the way to that asteroid. Lieutenant Nilsson, you stepped up for Airiam in a way that honors her. Lieutenants Bryce and Rhys, you're calm under pressure. And Commander Saru...I'm gonna miss the hell out of you. Lieutenant Spock...there are no words.

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-->'''Pike:''' Serving as your captain has been one of the greatest honors of my career. You are exceptional officers. Exceptional individuals. Every single one of you. Lieutenants Detmer and Owosekun, I wouldn't be here if you hadn't saved my life on the way to that asteroid. Lieutenant Nilsson, you stepped up for Airiam in a way that honors her. Lieutenants Bryce and Rhys, you're calm under pressure. And Commander Saru...I'm gonna miss the hell out of you. Lieutenant Spock...there are no words.[...] ''(to Burnham)'' And as for you...most people will never get a chance to learn what's in their own hearts. If we figure it out, it's often not what we expected, or even what we would have chosen for ourselves. I am very grateful, Commander, to have been here to watch you discover your heart. Thank you. I know that you...''(to the bridge crew)'' I know that all of you will face your destinies with bravery and honor, even those moments to come that will test the strongest among us.

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* ItHasBeenAnHonor: Pike's final address to the ''Discovery'' crew.
-->'''Pike:''' Serving as your captain has been one of the greatest honors of my career. You are exceptional officers. Exceptional individuals. Every single one of you. Lieutenants Detmer and Owosekun, I wouldn't be here if you hadn't saved my life on the way to that asteroid. Lieutenant Nilsson, you stepped up for Airiam in a way that honors her. Lieutenants Bryce and Rhys, you're calm under pressure. And Commander Saru...I'm gonna miss the hell out of you. Lieutenant Spock...there are no words.

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* WalkAndTalk: And eat ice cream.
--> '''Pike:''' Can you eat and walk? I'll fill you in on the way.\\
'''Po:''' Mm-hmm.

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--> '''Georgiou:''' I'm Terran, by the way. From your Mirror Universe.\\
'''Pike:''' ''(dematerializing)'' What Mirror Universe? ''(winks)''


* AbandonShip: Pike, Saru, Burnham and the rest of ''Discovery'''s crew do this before activating the SelfDestructMechanism to try and keep the Sphere data in the ship's memory banks out of Control's [[AIIsACrapshoot artificially-intelligent]] hands.

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* AbandonShip: Pike, Saru, Burnham and the rest of ''Discovery'''s the crew do this evacuate ''Discovery'' before activating the SelfDestructMechanism to try and keep the Sphere data in the ship's memory banks out of Control's [[AIIsACrapshoot artificially-intelligent]] hands.


* AbandonShip: Pike, Saru, Burnham and the rest of ''Discovery'''s crew prepare to do this to try and keep the Sphere data in the ship's memory banks out of Control's [[AIIsACrapshoot artificially-intelligent]] hands.

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* AbandonShip: Pike, Saru, Burnham and the rest of ''Discovery'''s crew prepare to do this before activating the SelfDestructMechanism to try and keep the Sphere data in the ship's memory banks out of Control's [[AIIsACrapshoot artificially-intelligent]] hands.


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* SelfDestructMechanism: [[TwoKeyedLock Pike and Saru]] try using this to destroy ''Discovery''. It fails when ''Discovery'' herself refuses to be destroyed.


* GenreSavvy: Number One made preparations for battle on her own initiative, assuming (correctly) that the situation wouldn't go according to plan.



* SentientPhlebotinum: The Sphere database proves itself to be this, shutting down the ''Discovery'''s self-destruct sequence to protect its own existence.

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* SentientPhlebotinum: The Sphere database proves itself to be this, shutting down the ''Discovery'''s self-destruct sequence to protect its own existence.existence and activating the ship's shields to prevent ''Enterprise'' from destroying her with torpedoes.


* CuttingTheKnot: When the Sphere database disables ''Discovery'''s auto-destruct, Pike initially intends to try destroying the ship from the ''Enterprise''. After witnessing the BadFuture, Burnham convinces Pike not to try this.

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* CuttingTheKnot: CuttingTheKnot:
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When the Sphere database disables ''Discovery'''s auto-destruct, Pike initially intends to try destroying the ship from the ''Enterprise''. After witnessing the BadFuture, Burnham convinces Pike not to try this.this.
** The time crystal is placed into something like a Faraday cage to keep it from giving everyone traumatic visions of the future, but this slows its charging time. Reno solves the problem by telling Stamets and Tilly to lock her in the room alone so that only one person, herself, is exposed to the potentially traumatic effects.


* StarKilling: When Burnham recalls that her parents used a stellar lensing array -- to power the Red Angel suit's time crystal, as she later discovered -- Mirror-Georgiou suggests using an antimatter missile to trigger a supernova to achieve the same effect. Cornwell, Pike and the others [[EverybodyHasStandards shoot this idea down]] in short order.

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* StarKilling: When Burnham recalls that her parents used a stellar lensing array -- to power the Red Angel suit's time crystal, as she later discovered -- [[TokenEvilTeammate Mirror-Georgiou suggests using an antimatter missile to trigger a supernova supernova]] to achieve the same effect. Cornwell, Pike and the others [[EverybodyHasStandards shoot this idea down]] in short order.


* CallForward: The episode strongly implies that their plan to send ''Discovery'' into the future is what leads to her abandoned state in ''[[Recap/StarTrekDiscoveryShortTreksE02Calypso Calypso.]]''
* CuttingTheKnot: When the Sphere database disables ''Discovery'''s auto-destruct, Pike initially intends to try destroying the ship from the ''Enterprise''. Burnham convinces Pike not to try this.

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* CallForward: The episode strongly implies that their plan to send ''Discovery'' into the future is what leads to her abandoned state in ''[[Recap/StarTrekDiscoveryShortTreksE02Calypso Calypso.]]''
"[[Recap/StarTrekDiscoveryShortTreksE02Calypso Calypso]]".
* CuttingTheKnot: When the Sphere database disables ''Discovery'''s auto-destruct, Pike initially intends to try destroying the ship from the ''Enterprise''. After witnessing the BadFuture, Burnham convinces Pike not to try this.



* InsufferableGenius: Queen Po continues this trend from her last appearance, although the only character she's particularly insufferable towards is [[HateSink Mirror Georgiou.]]
* InternalReveal: Mirror Georgiou explains her true origins to Pike, but he already knows about the Mirror Universe and had guessed as much.

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* InsufferableGenius: Queen Po continues this trend from her last appearance, although the only character she's particularly insufferable towards is [[HateSink Mirror Georgiou.]]
Mirror-Georgiou]].
* InternalReveal: Mirror Georgiou Mirror-Georgiou explains her true origins to Pike, but he already knows about the Mirror Universe MirrorUniverse and had guessed as much.



* OneWayTrip: Burnham's solution to the indestructible Sphere data remains [[FlingALightIntoTheFuture Flinging A Light Into The Future]], which she intends to do by driving the Time Suit. ItOnlyWorksOnce.
* PlotDrivenBreakdown: In order to charge the time crystal enough to use it the crew have to pull the power directly from the spore drive, which prevents them from using it to simply escape Control's fleet.

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* OneWayTrip: Burnham's solution to the indestructible Sphere data remains [[FlingALightIntoTheFuture Flinging A Light Into The Future]], sending it far into the future]], which she intends to do by driving the Time Suit. Red Angel suit. Since this will overload the time crystal, ItOnlyWorksOnce.
* PlotDrivenBreakdown: In order to charge the time crystal enough to use it it, the crew have to pull the power directly from the spore drive, which prevents them from using it to simply escape Control's fleet.



* ShutUpHannibal: Po casually puts Georgiou in her place after one too many sarcastic comments;
--->'''Po:''' One of the fun things about becoming queen of the most politically relevant planet in the galaxy is that I don't have to listen to any snark. [[NotHyperbole I made it an actual law.]]

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* ShutUpHannibal: Po casually puts Georgiou Mirror-Georgiou in her place after one too many sarcastic comments;
--->'''Po:'''
comments.
-->'''Po:'''
One of the fun things about becoming queen of the most politically relevant planet in the galaxy is that I don't have to listen to any snark. [[NotHyperbole I made it an actual law.]]



* TrueCompanions: the ''Discovery'' family comes together one more time. Remaining aboard to help Burnham with her SuicideMission: Saru, Detmer, Owosekun, Bryce, Rhys, Nilsson, Cmdr. Nhan, Stamets, Tilly, Jett Reno, Po, Spock and at least one other character who has never had lines (or a name).

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* TrueCompanions: the The ''Discovery'' family comes together one more time. Remaining aboard to help Burnham with her SuicideMission: SuicideMission are Saru, Detmer, Owosekun, Bryce, Rhys, Nilsson, Cmdr. Nhan, Stamets, Tilly, Jett Reno, Po, Spock and at least one other character who has never had lines (or a name).


* CallBack: Tilly brings [[Recap/StarTrekDiscoveryShortTreksE01Runaway a bowl of spumoni ice cream]] to the transporter room for Po.



* PlotDrivenBreakdown: In order to charge the time crystal enough to use it the crew have to pull the power directly from the spore drive, which prevents them from using it to simply escape Control's fleet.



--->'''Po:'''One of the fun things about becoming queen of the most politically relevant planet in the galaxy is that I don't have to listen to any snark. [[NotHyperbole I made it an actual law.]]

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--->'''Po:'''One --->'''Po:''' One of the fun things about becoming queen of the most politically relevant planet in the galaxy is that I don't have to listen to any snark. [[NotHyperbole I made it an actual law.]]


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* VideoWill: We see a montage of several of the main characters recording goodbye messages to family and friends.

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