DATA: Are you certain you do not wish to talk (…)
LAFORGE: Why would you ask that?
DATA: You are no doubt feeling emotional distress (…). While you claim to be just passing by, that is most likely an excuse to start a conversation about this uncomfortable subject. Am I correct?
LAFORGE: No, Data. Sometimes just passing by means, just passing by.
DATA: Then I apologise for my premature assumption. (….)
LAFORGE: Thanks. (deep breath) You know, Data, maybe you gave up a little too easily.
DATA: I do not understand.
LAFORGE: Well, when I said just passing by means just passing by, I really didn’t mean it.
DATA: My initial assumption was correct. You do wish to speak (…)