“The other cast members weren’t slouches either. One day, during a particularly intense confrontation between McCoy and Spock, DeForest Kelle...”
i think people forget that leonard mccoy is a genius too??like yeah they’re always talking about the genius and incredible intelligence of kirk and spock but bones is up there with them first of all he’s the cmo of starfleet’s flagship like he has more authority than the fucking captain so you know ...
spock: *says literally anything*bones:
IMAGINE LEONARD MCCOY BEING WOKEN UP IN THE MIDDLE OF HIS SLEEPING SHIFT TO ASSIST IN A MEDICAL EMERGENCY AND HE ARRIVES IN SICK BAY STILL IN HIS LOOSE CHECKERED PAJAMA SHORTS AND BAGGY STARFLEET ACADEMY SHIRT WITH HIS HAIR ALL ASKEW AND THE ENTIRE MEDICAL TEAM HAS A COLLECTIVE HEART ATTACK