At the closing reception of a biennial trade conference, for the first time attended by the Ferengi race, Counselor Deanna Troi's mother, a full-blood Betazoi, scorns the advances of a Ferengi. When mother, daughter and Commander William T. Riker take shore-leave during a routine mapping voyage, he seizes his chance to kidnap them, and is found to have a practical motive beyond sexual attraction. Meanwhile young Wesley Crusher passes his tests for promotion to field ensign, but only then realizes he's rather likely to be assigned to another starship for further training... Written by
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Reittan Grax makes a variety of pronunciation errors in the first scene when speaking with Picard and Data in Ten Forward; notably, he refers to his race as "we Betazeds" - the planet name is Betazed, but people FROM the planet are called Betazoids. He also pronounces Deanna Troi (pronounced like "Banana") incorrectly (pronounced like "sauna"). See more
Lt. Commander Geordi La Forge
Ferengi codes are damn near impossible to break.
Captain Jean-Luc Picard
Gentlemen, I have the utmost confidence in your ability to perform... the impossible.
Star Trek: The Next Generation Main Title
Composed by Jerry Goldsmith
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