As performed by Ricky Cauthon.
Commander, reading subspace field
fluctuations within the Borg ship.
Looks like they’re regenerating…
restoring power. They could be
capable of warp any minute.
Riker’s mind working… covering the options…
Is the deflector ready?
registering impact of the pending decision
Will, he’s alive… if we get him
back, I might be able to
Push in to Riker…
This is our only chance to destroy
them… if they get back into warp,
our weapon becomes useless.
We’ll go back… we’ll sabotage
them again if we have to…
shakes his head
We can’t maintain pursuit. We
don’t have the power.
Prepare to fire.
At least consult with Starfleet
Get Admiral Hanson on subspace…
Belay that order, Lieutenant.
There’s no time…
Sir, we are being hailed by the
Picard-Borg appears… he speaks with a single but
metallic Borg voice… a version of his own…
I am Locutus of Borg. Resistance
is futile. Your life as it has
been is over. From this time
forward, you will service… us.
And on an extreme closeup of Riker… a deep breath,
then firm without raising his voice…
Mister Worf… fire.