The Enterprise is on a diplomatic mission to open relations the the Ilarians. While two of their ambassador's have joined him on the ship, Captain Picard is to travel by shuttle craft their home world. Counselor Troi takes charge of Ambassador Loquel, who takes delight in the many pleasures, especially chocolate, which can be found on board the ship. Lt. Worf is assigned to Ambassador Byleth whose gruff and demanding behavior drives the Klingon to the edge of losing his temper. Picard doesn't quite make it to the Ilarian home world as the malfunctioning shuttle craft is forced to land on a nearby planet. There Picard finds a crashed freighter and an attractive young woman who has been a castaway for seven years. Nothing is at it seems however, either on the Enterprise or the planet. Written by
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Captain Jean-Luc Picard
[to the Human female
Well, you're certainly not a Terellian - unless you've lost two of your arms.
Star Trek: The Next Generation End Credits
Composed by Jerry Goldsmith
and Alexander Courage See more