Something older folks often say to try to get to know you, or to keep a conversation going when there is nothing left to say. This will usually happen during every conversation, and is commonly used on people ages 15-22.
Older Gentleman: "So that's all I really needed to talk to you about..."
Young Man: "Alright, sounds good. I'll give you a call next week."
Older Gentleman: "Ok... So, how's school?"
Young Man: "I'm actually on Summer Vacation..."