"The Inner Light" Line-by-Line

Discussion in 'The Next Generation' started by LeadHead, Feb 13, 2014.

  1. LeadHead

    LeadHead Director of Comedy Premium Member

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    Back on the Enterprise...

    Crusher: His vital signs are holding. They've been stable ever since the beam was restored.
     
  2. Orac

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    LaForge: Commander Riker, we've started to receive telemetry from the probe we launched.
     
  3. Athena28

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    RIKER: Go ahead.
     
  4. leandar

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    Geordi: We've charted the alien probe's radiation trail for over one light year.
     
  5. LeadHead

    LeadHead Director of Comedy Premium Member

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    Riker: Any way to extrapolate an origin?
     
  6. HarryM

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    LAFORGE: Looks like a star system in the Silarian sector. Kataan.
     
  7. Athena28

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    RIKER: Never heard of it. Data?
     
  8. HarryM

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    DATA: It is an unmapped system of six planets, sir.
     
  9. Athena28

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    RIKER: Any of them inhabited?
     
  10. HarryM

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    DATA: Not any longer, sir. The star went nova. All life in the system was destroyed approximately one thousand years ago.
     
  11. Enterprise1981

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    [Courtyard]

    (more years have past. Eline is old and grey, whilst Picard is still peering into his refractor telescope)

    ELINE: I put away your shoes for you again.
     
  12. HarryM

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    PICARD: Yes, thank you, dear.
     
  13. Athena28

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    ELINE: You know, I've been looking through this thing off and on for over 30 years, and I still don't see what you and Meribor find so fascinating.
     
  14. Enterprise1981

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    PICARD: Fine. Then maybe you'll sit down and have a rest like you're supposed to.
     
  15. HarryM

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    ELINE: You treat me like some frail flower. People have surgery all the time.

    (flute music starts from inside the house)
     
  16. Enterprise1981

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    ELINE: He loves playing. He's quite good at it, don't you think?
     
  17. HarryM

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    PICARD: He loves doing a lot of things too many. Last week, all he wanted to do was be a botanist. The week before that, a sculptor. I wish he could find some focus in his life.
     
  18. Enterprise1981

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    ELINE: I think he has. Maybe you should talk to him.
     
  19. Orac

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    Picard: Batai?
     
  20. Enterprise1981

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    YOUNG BATAI (played by Patrick Stewart's son, Daniel): Father?