Now that's fair
(not passive aggressive at all). Also, I would like to say that you are correct, it can be considered an analogy, but being that i used the word 'like', making it an open comparison, it is also a simile. An analogy can be considered an extended simile (most of the time). But honestly, thanks. I am starting to get back in the groove of antics in this forum. Don't change.
The unlikeliness of this theory is very high... I was just such a big fan of this side-story in the original series, i just pray they play a more prominent role in this new one.