"It's been six days since we were forced to abandon the Defiant during the Jem'Hadar attack. We still don't know what happened to the rest of the crew. Doctor Bashir and I have plotted a course back to the wormhole, but whether our shuttle can get us there is questionable at best. Our engines are failing, our external sensors are barely functioning and life support systems are at twenty percent and dropping."
"My senior staff and I have been asked to address the annual Starfleet symposium on the current situation in the Gamma Quadrant. I'm looking forward to the opportunity and to visiting my sister in Portland."
"It is with mixed emotions that I record this, my final commander's log. The last three years have been the most demanding and rewarding of my career. I can only hope that the future will hold even greater challenges."