Because zombielove74 asked for it.
“It all began during the Star Trek Wars”
“Do you mean the vast migration of Star Wars fans?”
“No that was the Star Wars Trek.”
- me: whoa it sure is late, time to go to be-
- me: is that a 30,000 word fanfic
“Both of them are reaching out towards each other, their hands pressed hard against the glass, trying to establish physical contact. They both have so much they want to say and so little time to say it. Spock calls Kirk his friend, the fullest expression of their feelings anywhere in the series. Almost everyone who watches that scene feels the passion the two men share, the hunger for something more than what they are allowed. And, I tell my nonfan listeners, slash is what happens when you take away the glass.”
— Henry Jenkins, about the scene in Wrath of Khan (via serenemissk)