Stardate: 49122.4--A Bajoran smuggler tells Kira he has recovered a piece of metal that might be from the Ravinok, a Cardassian ship that disappeared six years ago with a group of Bajoran prisoners.
A good friend of Kira's was among those lost, and she makes immediate plans to investigate, but learns a Cardassian representative wants to accompany her. Kira reluctantly agrees, then discovers that the representative is her nemesis, Dukat.
orig. airdate--October 23,1995
music--"Theme from Star Trek" "Where No Man Has Gone Before" by Dennis McCarthy