They are tiny, insect-like shapes moving still CLOSER
to the Luminescent Cloud, so large now that it begins
to dominate all space behind.
12 INT. KLINGON BRIDGE - TACTICAL GRID - CAPTAIN AND 12
The growing nearness and enormous size of the Cloud
also reflected on the Tactical Grid, somehow more
awesome by this schematic view. The Captain gestures
the order to "FIRE."
13 EXT. SPACE - ANGLE ON KLINGON VESSEL - TORPEDO HATCH (S) 13
The BRILLIANT PHOTON BLOBS of the torpedoes spurt from
14 ANGLE ON KLINGON VESSEL (S) 14
A deadly PHOTON TORPEDO pattern racing away from the
Klingon and toward the Luminescent glow in the distance.
15 INT. KLINGON BRIDGE - TACTICAL GRID (O) 15
Three torpedoes are heading directly toward the Cloud.
Suddenly they glow briefly and disappear long before
they reach their intended target.
16 INT. KLINGON BRIDGE - CAPTAIN AND EXEC 16
incredulous that their torpedoes have disappeared
without a trace.
17 EXT SPACE - THE CLOUD - THREE KLINGON SHIPS (S) 17
as the second and third ships launch torpedoes toward
the color-flaring surface of the cloud. This time we
have an outside, real VIEW of the torpedoes glowing
brightly and then disappearing with no effect.
18 INT. KLINGON BRIDGE (O) 18
The Klingon crew grim, desperate, watching a BRIGHT
STACCATO BLIP OF POWER from within the LUMINESCENCE.
Full force fields; evasive