When she contacts the operator to connect her she accidentally overhears a conversation about death and strives frantically to prevent murder from claiming an innocent victim. We'll split the money three ways. What has all this got to do with the price of eggs? Then, out of a sky, I was cut into this conversation. Alexander, however, diagnosed Leona's problems as purely ; nothing is wrong with her physically. I only did it because I loved you.
Are you sure Fred knows where we're supposed to meet him? I thought it was running down. I have a date for lunch with him today. Part of the program opening may have been added from another show. I won't let them hear me. Don't you realize I'm a terribly sick woman? I wish I knew, Mrs. My has the off, because my had promised.
Leona knows her way around the floor. I didn't mean to be so awful to you, Henry. And if I want to marry him, that's my business too. Tell them to come over at once. Yes, but I haven't any time to talk now. I'd like to speak to Mrs.
As train fades, we hear a phone ringing and then a voice Sergeant Martin: Police department -- Precinct 43 -- Sergeant Martin speaking. There are things I wanna do, big things. The house on Staten Island has burned down, and three men, including one named Morano have been arrested. But unfortunately, it was at that time. I waited there watching I'd say for about an hour. I've just been cut off.
We all know you can fight. You mean you knew nothing of your wife's illness when you married her? No, madam, the doctor's not in. My maid, Eloise -- she's a big girl -- she weighs two hundred pounds -- she's too lazy to bring up my breakfast tray -- it's her night out and my husband, Elbert -- he's crazy about me -- he just adores me -- waits on me hand and foot --scarcely left my side sick I took sick twelve years ago -- he's working at -- I don't care how many other matters you have on your desk. I want to telephone number of Henchly Hospital. Said her name was Lord.
I only mean this for your own good. Yes, but mean while-- Oh, or heavens sake! Her attacks became more and more frequent, until she finally took to her bed about a year ago. As I understand it, Mr. If you don't mind, miss, it's the man who does the picking. And I'm going to report you to your superiors for the most unpardonable rudeness --- Oh -- give me the business office at once! I discussed your condition with him thoroughly at that time.
Can you hear me now? From overheard conversations, she learned that her husband was close to resolving an investigation that involves Henry somehow. Personally I prefer a brace of spanking horses and a good carriage. Cream the shortening with sugar, then add a tablespoon of flour. Picks up phone and dials operator To herself Who is trying to call me? I touch the label and--Presto! But who is this Waldo Evans? Not to mention Brooklyn, Staten Island, Queens and the Bronx? I've got it all figured out. Henry had married Leona without being aware of her health problems. Well, it so that the I have for me.
Mentally she's very sick and her attacks are real enough. When Henry calls her from a train station in , Leona gives him Evans' message. I don't know where he went after that, Mrs. A terrible, cold-blooded murder of a poor innocent woman -- tonight -- at 11: 15. So why deny yourself this taste delight? And that money, Henry, that money those people wanted. And I thought you didn't love me.
He'd work one day and drink up every penny in the house the next. Well, that is a coincidence. You're the last person on earth, naturally, I'd ever keep waiting. What I want is a home. And yet, Leona, a freshly-painted sign was in front. I quite understand, madam, but I would suggest. I'll call you back later tonight.