Originally Posted by MrQ1701
I think the point NCC was making is that Kirk couldn't have known about Spock traveling to Romulus prior to his own "death" on the 1701-B. If that was the case then the news of Spock on Romulas in "unification" would have been rather old.
Sent on an official mission, everyone knows. Kirk dies
on the B. Spock returns at some point. Does some more ambassador type stuff for the Federation. Dissappears in Unifications, everyone says, where the hell did Spock go?
Of course its all just hypothetical