Leif (thinking): Don’t ask for a story about my parents, don’t ask . . .
Thorn: So, um. I tell all this to you because I . . .
I couldn’t have a relationship, you see? Not with my job. Because if it is good, it proves to me that the story I told to me about my mother is not true.
And now I know it’s not true.
Leif (thinking): Oh, no.
Thorn‘s going to ask someone out. Maybe he already has! And now I’ll have to pretend to be happy for him.