‘And at the end of the day,
they came to see me With the pictures.’
Why protect a friend Who betrayed you?
‘But I didn’t Want to look at them.
‘I didn’t Want to look at the guys
Who brought them either.’
(# The Animals: House Of The Rising Sun)
Your honor, as you can see,
my clients are elderly and infirm.
could pose a serious health risk.
(Nicky) ‘Some of the bosses Were so old,
they needed doctors at their arraignment.’
– Pre-trial services recommends bail as set.
– We’re going to take a recess.
‘When it looked like they could get 25 years
to life for skimmin’ a casino,
‘sick or no fuckin’ sick,
people Were going to get clipped.
‘The day of the arraignment, they had
this meeting in the back of the courthouse.
‘See, When something like this happens,
you knoW hoW things are gonna Work out.
‘It’s alWays better With no Witnesses.
So What about Andy? ‘
He Won’t talk. Stone is a good kid.
Stand-up guy just like his old man.
That’s the Way I see it.
I agree. He’s solid.
He’s a fuckin’ marine.
He’s OK. He alWays Was.
Remo, What do you think?
Why take a chance?
At least, that’s the Way I feel about it.
Call Artie. Tell him, I don’t care What.
He’s got to be in my office
Thursday morning before 11:00.
It’s important. I gotta have
a conversation With that guy…
(Nicky) ‘As much as they liked him,
he Wasn’t one of us.
‘He Wasn’t Italian. As far as they kneW,
he could have talked.
‘Otherwise, Stoney might still be alive.’
‘The first one to skip Was John Nance.
‘He found a nice, Warm,
secluded place in Costa Rica.
‘He thought nobody Would find him there.
‘But then his kid got nabbed
by the Feds for drugs.
‘Naturally, the bosses Were afraid
he’d come out of hiding
‘just to save his kid and give them all up.
Where you goin’, jag-off?
‘But, anyWay, they, you knoW,
they all had to folloW. Everybody Went doWn.’
‘Before you kneW it, anybody
Who kneW anything Wound up gettin’ Whacked.’