The Doctor/Seven of Nine: [sniffing the air] I knew Seven's senses were more acute than the average humanoid, but... The Doctor/Seven of Nine: [sniffing at Kim] It's you! It's just, I've never met a woman like you before. The Doctor/Seven of Nine: Ranek summoned me to the bridge under the pretext of a little stargazing. Seven of Nine: You "improvised" your way through an entire cheesecake, as well as three servings of Ktarian chocolate puffs. The Doctor: These last few days have been a revelation. Seven of Nine: Captain Ranek and I shared a meal aboard the Flyer. Captain Kathryn Janeway: Have you ever considered trying it yourself? Seven of Nine: I do not require a romantic relationship.
[Ranek has made a pass at ' Seven', much to the Doctor's displeasure] Ranek: I didn't mean to offend you. The Doctor: They say gossip travels faster than warp speed.
TYLER: There was probably more diversity in terms of storyline for everybody. I mean, for the most part, everybody was phenomenal and absolutely great — and the guys, my God, I loved my boys on that show.
We specifically asked the producers - Robert and I - "Now, are we going to play this? Because, obviously, we'd need to carry something over from ... That was a little annoying, especially when you've specifically asked about it and they said, "No, absolutely not." Then, suddenly they're in love. It's one of the frustrations of network television. You have to try to be the babysitter and the protector of your character.
The Doctor: When I look at this, I don't see a mere cell. The Doctor/Seven of Nine: That's a standard food replicator. The Doctor/Seven of Nine: Never play 'hard to get' with a hologram. Until I spent a day in your skin, I never knew what I was missing. Harry Kim: You had a dinner date in Seven's body? It was a tactical maneuver designed to win the trust of our captors... B' Elanna Torres: [reading Seven's study of her and Tom from a PADD] ' Stardate 52647, 1400 hours: Subjects quarrel in corridor outside female's quarters.
They said something like her could never have these sorts of relationships because she would die, or whatever.
The next episode that we shot after that (“Natural Law”), Seven and Chakotay were stranded on some planet together. Nothing’s going to happen.” So, after that one episode we never played any sort of attraction or anything between the two characters.
[the Doctor sniffs his/Seven's wrist] The Doctor/Seven of Nine: Seven's had a busy day, too, and she's come through it smelling like the proverbial rose. Seven of Nine: This crew can be very efficient at disseminating information, when they choose to be. In time, it can lead to a romantic involvement, and eventually, if all goes well, even marriage. The Doctor: The key to finding a compatible partner is learning how to share your interests and goals.