58. Meridian

Perry and David talk romance on Meridian and the horrors of a Quark controlled holosuite! Plus, more insights into The Fire Caves After Dark.

The Fire Caves - A Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Podcast
The Fire Caves - A Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Podcast
58. Meridian

What to expect from episode 58: Meridian?


Meridian, a paradise with a unique cycle!

Perry and David discuss the allure of Jadzia Dax.

The Trill Distinction.

Do the spots go all the way down?

What do you buy when you have everything?

Jadzia and Deral get close.

The mystery of Meridian explained.

What non-corporeal life could mean for Dax.

Bashir knows he will miss her too.

Avery Brooks and Terry Farrell bring the house down.

The word “Sweetheart” never sounded so cringey!

Odo and Kira….a couple?

The man wants Kira and is willing to pay BIG to get her.

Quark is up to his tricks.
Odo finds out what Quark is up to, and Kira lays down the law.

Quark is undeterred.

Quark and Odo battle it out over the station’s security.

The things you could do with Major Kira in a holosuite.

Why Kira dislikes holosuites.

Kira, the 1,000,000th customer!

Perry and David discuss the scruples of Quark.

Back on Meridian, Jadiza wholly gives in to her passions.

Quark tries to take a shot, and fails.

Odo harrumphs a whole scene and it is fantastic.

Behind the scenes antics and holdovers from previous eps.

Hilarity in the holosuite.

Perry and David discuss holodeck use.

The difference between TNG holodecks and DS9 holosuites.

Quark is right about the various uses of programs.

Kira is right to be suspicious.

Perry and David discuss Reginald Barclay.

Quark embarrassed, and all profits lost.

Perry updates us on NuTrek and the excitement of Picard.

David finally watches Generations!

Where to listen to and WATCH the Fire Caves!

What to expect this week on our Youtube Channel.

Find us on Restream!

Episode Credits


  • David Wampler
  • Perry Freeze


  • Perry Freeze

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The Fire Caves - A Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Podcast
The Fire Caves - A Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Podcast
58. Meridian