(They walk along in silence until they encounter another pedestrian.)
Dee: Hello! Random man (bemused): Ah... g'day! Dee: See? Emily: ... okay. And it isn't so bad, is it? Dee (smiling): Oh! It's terrifying! Emily: Haha! Oh, Dee! You're doing great. ... I'm sorry for storming off. Dee: It's ok! Sorry for doing the thing you hate most. I really, truly am sorry. I feel terrible. I don't know how to express - Emily: It's ok. You don't need to go overboard, dude!
--- Alt text: Emily is a wish-fulfillment character in that she's not an over-apologiser. unfathomable. mary sue alert