Stardate: 47581.2--After returning from an assignment in the Paradas system, O'Brien notices that everyone on the station is treating him differently. Keiko acts strangely distant towards him and meets secretly with Sisko, while modifications to the station's security net have been ordered without his knowledge.
With the Paradas preparing to arrive on Deep Space Nine for peace talks, Chief O'Brien fears something has gone wrong on Deep Space Nine, and the crew are working against him.
orig. airdate--February 06,1994
music--"Theme from Star Trek" "Where No Man Has Gone Before" by Dennis McCarthy