The episode begins and Chaplin is informed by his crew that, 20 warships are closing in on their location. Chaplin then orders engaging a prototype called the “Perseus”. The prototype has basically made the USS Colorado, invisible to sonar and every other sort of detection. The USS Illinois is close by trying to hunt the Colorado, but is unable to locate it, thanks to the prototype. A disabled warhead that is launched by the Colorado, hits the Illinois just then, as a result it turns back, fearing another attack. Later Chaplin has a meeting with the imprisoned Cobb. Cobb tells Chaplin, he is no longer his captain. ..Read the full recap
Captain Chaplin: I know my duty.
C.O.B.: Do you? Your duty, sir, is to fire when you're told to fire. Your duty, sir, is to be the strong and unwavering fist of our nation.