Sam becomes Billy Beaumont, a self-proclaimed “rainmaker” who has returned to his own drought-stricken hometown for the first time in eight years. He at first resists giving people promises but is soon swept up in the mood of jubilant optimism over the prospect of rain. At the same time, he is contending with the fact that his ex-girlfriend, who is now married to his brother, is still in love with him. Sam forces a situation where Billy’s brother Ralph is forced to fight him for his wife, showing her that Ralph genuinely loves her. Miraculously, after all of this, it starts to rain.
Star Trek: The Next Generation – The Survivors [3.3]
The Enterprise crew are confused and suspicious about how an elderly couple became the only survivors of an attack by an aggressive alien upon a colony world. Even more suspicious is how unwilling the couple are to either offer explanation or accept any future assistance. Continue reading Star Trek: The Next Generation – The Survivors [3.3]