"The Squire of Gothos" Line-by-Line

Discussion in 'Star Trek - The Original & Animated Series' started by The Illusive Man, Feb 27, 2012.

  1. Terran_Empire

    Terran_Empire Lieutenant Commander Red Shirt

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    SPOCK: Fascinating is a word I use for the unexpected. In this case, I should think interesting would suffice.
     
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    KIRK: You don't find this unexpected, Mister Spock?
     
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    SPOCK: That his food has no taste, his wine no flavor? No. It simply means that Trelane knows all of the Earth forms, but none of the substance.
     
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    KIRK: And if he's fallible, he can't be all powerful. Which means he has something helping him.
     
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    SPOCK: Evidently.
     
  6. Terran_Empire

    Terran_Empire Lieutenant Commander Red Shirt

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    KIRK: A machine? A device? Something which does these things for him.
     
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    TRELANE: Ah, my dear, don't we make a graceful pair? Except for one small detail. That dress hardly matches this charming scene.
    (Suddenly she's wearing an empire line dress with feathers in her hair. Idealised Jane Austen)
    TRELANE: Ah, yes, that's more what we want. The dashing warrior and his elegant lady.
     
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    Terran_Empire Lieutenant Commander Red Shirt

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    KIRK: That mirror. It's part of his audience, his ego. He never wanders from it.
     
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    SPOCK: Is it ego, or something else?
     
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    KIRK: Explain.
     
  11. Terran_Empire

    Terran_Empire Lieutenant Commander Red Shirt

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    SPOCK: The mirror.
     
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    KIRK: What about it?
     
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    Terran_Empire Lieutenant Commander Red Shirt

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    SPOCK: You noted yourself he never gets very far from it. I suppose it could be vanity.
     
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    KIRK: No, no, Mister Spock, that's not the reason. What kind of a machine could do these things?
     
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    Terran_Empire Lieutenant Commander Red Shirt

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    SPOCK: A machine with the ability to turn energy into matter guided by thought waves. It would have a very complex memory bank, and would be extremely sophisticated.
     
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    KIRK: Like a computer, only much more. Could the machine that maintains the environment in this immediate area be kept in this house?
     
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    Terran_Empire Lieutenant Commander Red Shirt

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    SPOCK: I think not. A device capable of keeping out this planet's natural atmosphere would be immense.
     
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    KIRK: Good. I agree. That leaves me free.
     
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    Terran_Empire Lieutenant Commander Red Shirt

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    SPOCK: Free, Captain?
     
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    KIRK: If I'm not mistaken, Mister Spock, I think I can turn his lights off at the source. (raises his voice) Don't be too upset by what you see, gentlemen. After all, his actions are those of an immature, unbalanced mind.