02x08 - Backwards and Forwards

Episode transcripts for the TV show "The Flight Attendant". Aired: November 18, 2020 to current.
An American mini-series of a flight attendant who wakes up in the wrong bed, wrong hotel with a d*ad man and no recollection of what happened.
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02x08 - Backwards and Forwards

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[tense music]

♪ ♪

[car beeps]

♪ ♪


I am no pushover, got it?

And if you come near my family again,

my new mission in life
will be to end yours.

And that is not an idle thr*at.

[BEGINNERS' "Bad Attitude"]


♪ ♪

♪ I got a bad attitude ♪

♪ I do what I wanna do ♪

- Whoo!
- ♪ I got a bad attitude ♪

♪ Attitude ♪

♪ ♪

♪ I gotta keep it ♪

♪ They gonna know when I'm coming ♪

♪ Follow the figures, they stunnin' ♪

♪ Ready and watchin', they runnin' ♪

♪ Yeah, we creepin', we huntin' ♪

♪ Ready and watchin', they runnin' ♪

♪ Better watch out ♪

[pensive music]

[dissonant tones play]

[distorted laughter]

♪ ♪

[faint background chatter]

[faint chattering]

[tense music]

♪ ♪

Good morning, ladies and gentlemen.

Looks like we finally have
all passengers on board.

Welcome to Imperial Atlantic flight

to sunny Los Angeles, California.

We'll be leaving the gate in...

[tense dramatic music]

♪ ♪

[frenetic jazz music]

♪ ♪

♪ ♪

[people shouting in distance]

[rumbling, banging]

[muffled] Ma'am are you okay?

Can you tell us anything
about what happened up there?

[distorted] Cassie,
I want you to come with me.

She said what?

Are you wearing the same clothes?

[tone ringing]

[tense ambient music]

♪ ♪

[Charlene's "I've Never Been
to Me" playing over intercom]


[breathing shakily]

♪ I've been to paradise ♪

♪ But I've never been to me ♪

You've got blood on your face.

What do you want?

I think Grace had the right idea.

You know, just get it all over with

on one little Ferris wheel ride.

What is wrong with you?

Maybe I don't wanna wait around

while you blow your life up

- one piece at a time.
- Shut up.

Just think how easy it would be.

[loud slap] [g*n bangs]

[tone ringing]

[slap] [g*n bangs]

Stop it.


[breathing heavily]

You're fine. It's fine. I'm fine.

It's fine. It's all over. It's good.

You're okay. You're fine. You're good.

[phone chimes, vibrates]

["I've Never Been to Me"
playing over intercom]

[breathing heavily]

♪ ♪


♪ ♪

- Hi.
- Hey.

- Hey. Are you okay?
- Yeah.

They won't tell us anything.

We've been sitting here
watching f*cking paint dry.

I know. Benjamin and Shane
have s*ab wounds,

- but they're gonna be fine.
- Whoa.

- I know.
- You know what?

We are just so happy that you are okay.

- I mean, you are okay, right?
- Yes, I'm okay.

But just, like, quick question, guys.

Why did you follow us to the pier?

Are you nuts?

Shane told you to stay at the house.

What were you thinking?

Are you staying that you, Cassie Bowden,

would have stayed home
and knitted a sweater

if you knew that we were in danger?

Okay, well, I don't know how to knit,

but I'm a f*ck' hypocrite for sure.

You're such a hypocrite.

Are you g... Are you guys okay, though?

Yeah, we're good, all things considered.

The police are onto the Diazes.

I think we're all good and in the clear.

Okay. Great.

Cassie, can I speak with you
for a minute?

- It's important.
- Cool. Great.

- You f*cking jinxed us.
- I...

No, he didn't. It's okay. No, no.

I'll be right back.
Just don't go anywhere.

I'm sure everything's fine.

- Unfortunately, it's not fine.
- Oh.

Great. That's exactly what
I wanted to hear right now.

That's really...

First off...

your statement from the scene
was very helpful.

Oh, good. It's such a blur.
I don't even know what I said.

- It's just, like...
- We verified Mr. Berry

was not involved with the woman
you knew as Grace St. James.

He has no record of any communication

- or interaction with her.
- How?

And I... this is on me.

I'm sorry I encouraged you to doubt him.

Uh, no, I... wow, I'm just...

- I'm glad he's okay.
- I shouldn't do this.

It's classified,
but I think you should see it.

Grace was not working alone.

Oh, my God.

I mean, Grace did say to me, like,

"This is bigger than all of us,"

but this is really bad.

This is really, really,
really, really, bad.

[tense music]

Cassie, I want you
to come with us, okay?

Uh, I just need five minutes.

I need to take care of something.

I would not ask if it wasn't important.

- Just be fast.
- I will.

- Hey.

Quietly. Do you guys
still have that laptop?

The Diaz laptop with
the North Korean stuff on it?

That's why I said "quietly."

- But yes. Do you have it?
- Yeah. Yes.

Yes. Yes. We have that laptop.

Oh, my God. Oh, my God.
Oh, my God. Oh, my God.

Please act like it's not a big deal

so that I can continue to act
like it's not a big deal.

It's not a big deal.

It's just, like, a little scratch.

God, what's your problem?
You're such a baby.

Okay. I think you've overcorrected.

Okay, well, maybe
I'm still a little in shock.

I'm sorry.

Cassie, it's over.

It's over now.

[sighs] Yeah.

And I want to own

that I thought you were crying wolf,

but you were right.

There it is. Treasure it.


I love you. A lot.

So I feel really bad about
what I'm about to ask you.

But... [clears throat]
I need a little favor.

I'm kinda in the middle

of the last f*ck' favor you asked me.

- I know.
- It hurts.

It's not a paper cut.

So just a quick little... thing.

Hi, Shane.

I'm really sorry you got s*ab.

Hey. Hey. Do not touch that phone.

- Oh, my God.
- Stop.


I knew if I stuck with you long enough,

you'd bring me Megan,

- and here she is.
- What does that mean?

Were you working me this whole time?

Oh, you cannot be offended

that I did not believe
your flurry of lies.

Please. Come here.

Please hear her out. Come on.

She has crazy evidence
against the North Koreans

that could get her in witness protection

to help her and her family.

She's our friend.

Please, Shane.

I mean, I didn't even know
what I was doing

until it was too late.

You sold classified defense files

to a hostile foreign power,
and then I think you ran.

Yes. And I am so sorry.

You have no idea how sorry I am.

And I'm sorry that you ran
all over the world after me.

I had no idea you were CIA.

I mean, you? Who would have thought?

It wasn't until I saw it in Ro's phone

and then Cassie here,
she told me everything

about you and the agency and...
Shane, listen to me.

I can help you stop this all.

Ro, the guy that recruited me,
he told me

that there's an entire network, okay?

And I have this laptop here.

It's filled with tons of information...

Everything that you need to know.

And yes, I wanna protect me
and my family

and I know this is a Hail Mary, but...

I also wanna make things right.

Right, Cassie?

Come on.

[tense music]


I'm done with running.

I am so f*cking tired. You have no idea.

This is it for me, so please, come on.

♪ ♪

I'm gonna name these bears
Shane and Megan.

Yeah. You know,
if you push them together,

it'll look like they're nuzzling.

Or mauling each other. That's cute.

Yeah, I'm in the middle
of something way more

important than you right now.

They're actually really heavy.

- It might be hard.
- You know,

if you're trying
to make me feel like shit,

once again, mission accomplished.

But don't try to f*ck up
the one good deed

- I can actually do right now.
- Okay.

You helping Megan
is only to make you feel

like you're not completely worthless.

That's selfish. Congratulations.

All right, fine. Keep beating
the "I suck" drum.

- Go ahead.
- No, I'm beating

the "you don't deserve to be happy"

"'cause you make everyone
around you miserable" drum.

Oh, I have an idea.

I'll name them Cassie and Grace.

They're a lot alike.

Listen, Shane, I was so
fixated on stopping Grace,

I almost got myself k*lled.

I could have done things
a lot differently,

but don't be like me.

Think of what you could get
on the other side of this.

[tense emotional music]

♪ ♪

I would need complete transparency.

She knows. She knows.

She totally knows. Yes. Absolutely.

- Cassie.
- Yes?


[whispered] Yes. Okay.

♪ ♪

Thank you.

Love you.

♪ ♪


- [ringtone plays]
- ♪ I-I-I-I-I ♪

♪ I need, I need you ♪

♪ I-I-I-I-I-I ♪

- Hey, Rick.
- Hi Cassie.

- Is it a bad time?
- Oh, no, it's a great time.

It's a perfect time. What's going on?

No alarm bells yet,
but Davey's been texting me

about how he let you down

and can't come home 'cause he's ashamed.

And it sounds like
he never got on the plane.

Okay, sorry. Today has been insane.

I did get a few weird texts from him.

Listen, don't worry about it.
I will track him down, okay?

Thanks. Just let me know, okay?


[pensive music]

♪ ♪


♪ ♪

God. The f*cking traffic.

Why did I ever move to LA?

After ten or years,
you'll get used to it.

Hopefully, we'll be at the office soon.

[phone chimes]

[tense music]

♪ ♪

[exhales deeply]

♪ ♪

Do you think we could, like...

Could I stop by my place
before we go to the office?

I just... obviously, a lot has happened

and I really need to take a shower

and there is blood in my hair

and I just think I need
to go home for a minute

- if you don't mind.
- Cassie.

You didn't do anything wrong,

but there's still someone out there

that could be a danger to you.

- Okay?
- Mm-hmm.

I want you to take a few deep breaths.

[both breathe deeply]


Yeah, I know what you're
trying to do here.

We do this in CQ training.

It's just to calm down
a panicking passenger, so...

Oh, well, I wouldn't say
you were panicking.

And it's just a habit I picked up

with nervous junior officers in Iraq.


why don't we head to my place?

It's close
and we're not getting anywhere

in this traffic anyway.

[lively rhythmic music]

♪ ♪

Guys, I think we're good here.

Just keep an eye on the door
downstairs just in case.

Cassie, why don't we go upstairs?

My bathroom is up here.

Oh, okay.

Wow, this place is amazing.

Well, thank you. I'll give you a tour

after you get cleaned up
and decompress a little.

And you can use anything you like.


[plucky music]

♪ ♪

It's okay. It's okay. It's okay.

Oh, my God. Mouthwash.

Please have mouthwash in here.


[ominous music]

♪ ♪

f*cking Santal .

[echoing] Santal .

That is some seriously
expensive perfume.

I keep that to remind myself
that the only person

you can really trust is yourself.

I got that in my time in Fallujah.

There are very few people
that have access to your file

that could fabricate a psych eval.

- I wanted out of the army.
- It's not Benjamin.

Okay, listen, it's not him.
It's someone else.

[tense dramatic music]

♪ ♪

Oh, my God. It's Dot.

It's Dot.

[bell dings]

Oh, this is too f*ck' perfect.

No, no, no. Not you.
Where's the gold dress one

or the impossibly sad one?
Anyone but you.

Oh, my God. Of course you ran
right into the k*ller's hands,

because, just admit,
deep down you wanna give in

and let your fake bullshit life go.

If that were true, I would have just

let Grace sh**t me on the Ferris wheel.

Sounds like you thought about it.

Maybe that's what got you here.

[slaps] [g*n bangs]

Do not do that again.

Cassie, I'm you.

I'm you. Do you get it?

And the world
is a f*cked up, unfair place

where dads die and moms hate
you and you lie to yourself

and everyone around you
and it doesn't get better.

But you already know that.
You already believe all that

or I wouldn't be here saying it,

so why don't you just f*cking admit it?

[breathing heavily]


Okay. Okay.

[line ringing]

Uh, Cassie, are you
calling me from the shower?

Hey, listen. Listen to me.

It was not just Grace, okay? It was Dot.

Dot, Benjamin's boss. Dot.

Okay. Um...

Wow, great. Okay. f*ck.

Get... just get yourself back here.

Annie, listen to me.
I am staring at a bottle

of Santal
in Dot's apartment right now.

Jesus. f*ck. Of course you are.

They were in the military
together, okay?

And she must have helped Grace get out.

That's why Grace said
this is bigger than just her.

Oh, my God. Oh, my God. Oh, my God.

I need Max. I need Max right now.

- Yeah, Cassie, I'm here.
- Max, listen to me.

If I send you t-t-this address,

can you trigger an alarm remotely?

- Yeah.
- Okay.

- Now?
- Yes. Yes, now.

- Okay. f*ck.
- Obviously.

[tense dramatic music]

Oh, my God. Oh, my God.

♪ ♪

[alarm blaring]

♪ ♪

- Oh, hi.
- Hi.

Sorry, the alar...
That alarm is really...

- Shouldn't we go...
- Oh.

Somewhere we can exit or something?

False alarm. These things happen.

It's easy enough to turn it off.

But shouldn't we go downstairs,

like, to where it's safe?

'Cause that's probably not in here.

- Outside or...
- Cassie.

Your breathing is quicker.

Your pupils are more dilated.

I mean, this is a side effect
of increased adrenaline.

I don't know what you're talking about.

I don't know what...
I don't know what you mean.

I can see it from here.

You didn't even take time
to put your shoes on.

[chuckles] So why don't you tell me

what you think you've figured out?

[tense music]


[clears throat]

I think that you... you knew Grace

and you helped her
out of the military somehow

and she... you were using her.

Well, if she felt indebted
to me, that's not my fault.

I mean, she was pretty disturbed.

Just one of any number
of broken toys I've used.

♪ ♪

Like you.

Oh. Oh.

Okay, so there's me and Grace

and was... was Will
one of those broken toys

that you used too?

Well, I'm not gonna get into specifics

about my myriad of bad deeds,

but he tried to blackmail me,
so I eliminated him.

Keeps it simple.

Okay, you've been k*lling
people left and right

and trying to pin it on me?
This does not feel very...

Oh, grow up, Cassie.

The world's a f*cked up
and unfair place.

I've just figured out how not to care.

I don't know.

I suppose it's a nihilistic worldview,

but I've done this sort of thing before,

and I sleep fine at night.

I'm d*ad inside but it feels fine.

Hey, maybe I can be your new role model.

I-I don't really feel
like I have a choice

in this game right now
because you're the one

holding a g*n and you're
kind of blocking me here, so...

Oh, I'm only blocking you
if you believe I'll sh**t you.

But you should know

if you're coming towards me
when I f*re the g*n,

the ballistics will support
that I was defending myself.

♪ ♪

- f*ck.
- Yeah.

Why? Why... why me?

Why, why, why would you f*cking
do something like this to me?

Why? Why me?

Well, the first time I saw your file,

I knew you could so easily fit the story

of a rogue operative,

especially one
who's been captured on camera

at every crime scene.

♪ ♪

You left the View-Master.

- Bingo.
- Oh, my God.

I know it's kind of kitschy,

but your actual CIA
psychological evaluation

told me you can't resist puzzles,

as if the whole Alex Sokolov
thing didn't make it obvious.

m*rder, lying to the FBI,

a sexual relationship with the k*ller?

She is so f*cking great.

Okay, I need to get out of her condo.

You're so f*cking self-destructive,

- you can't even help it.
- Stop. Listen.

I make bad choices.
I've made bad choices,

- but it's not who I am.
- Easy does it.

It's what I am.

It's what the gold dress is,
what the black sweater is.

It's what that f*cked up teenager is.

Just admit that loud,
screaming sound in your ears,

it's not tinnitus. It's the self-hate.

Shut your f*cking mouth!


[glass shattering]

I may not like myself very much
right now,

but I just saw a woman take her
own life right in front of me.

Okay? I saw Grace make that choice.

The light went out in her eyes

and I would never f*cking do that!

Do you hear me? So go ahead.

Make whatever self-hating joke you want.

I f*cking dare you!
And while you chew on that,

I'm gonna go figure out
how to stay alive.

And your tinnitus bullshit
gave me an idea,

so I guess thanks for that.

[suspenseful music]

You are so wrong about me,

and the people that actually know me

are not gonna believe
any of this f*cking bullshit

that's coming out of your mouth.

People believe the person
who's still alive.

And after attacking me in my own home.

Cassie, you put a lot together,
but not quite soon enough,

and you don't have any alarms
left to pull.

Maybe I have one.

[alarm blares]

[groans] Shit!

Grab her and turn off
this f*cking alarm!

Grab her! Turn this...

Agent Karlson, Officer Berry sent us.

What? Get your hands off me.

Get your hands off me! She's insane!

Are you kidding me?

She k*lled people from our office!

What the f*ck?

[alarm blaring]

Bowden, Bowden, Bowden.


Should you be at the hospital?

I was, but I'm okay.

Just had to make sure things
were wrapping up right.

It's not a small thing,
arresting a regional director

for treason and m*rder.

That is fair.

God, how did you even know about Dot?

How did you know
to send these guys up here?

Well, when I pulled your file
during my investigation,

I saw things that I patently
knew were fabrications.

Then I started looking into Dot,

and things started unfolding.

I found notes about the pier
with today's date.

Then after the other woman
that was dressed like you

at the pier s*ab me,

everything kinda snapped into place.

So you're saying my files saved the day.

I'm kind of like a hero.

So this is about you?

Oh, %. Yes.

So it turns out that she was selling

access to CIA records for years.

- Oh, my God.
- The further back we look,

the bigger this thing gets.

You're lucky that one
of the officers mentioned

she was bringing you here
instead of the office.

That's, like, a big breach of protocol.

I'm glad they were able to get inside

before she found a plausible
reason to sh**t you.

Thank you for that sentiment.

I'm also glad she didn't sh**t me.

[light suspenseful music]

♪ ♪

Come to the office next week? Debrief?

Yes, but do you think we
can just debrief about this?

Like, the Grace and Dot of it all?

Maybe not debrief over our...

[clears throat] Night in your office?

Wow. Let's just...

let's go with the very adult,

"I don't remember what happened
in the office."

I don't remember either. What office?

Let's agree to keep things
professional from now on.

But you still need to surrender
your phone

because rules are rules.

Oh, my God. You and your rules.

You did really good.

All right, Bowden,
I'll see you next week,

[sentimental music]

[phone chimes]

Oh, my God. Davey.

Davey, Davey, Davey.
I totally forgot about you.

"I screwed up. I can't go home."

What are you talking about?

Okay. Davey, I... ugh.

[line ringing]

[tense plucky music]

♪ ♪

Hello, Cassie. It's Jenny.

Jenny, hi...
Why do you have Davey's phone?

Did something happen? What's going on?

I have it because he just threw it.

He was coming over to say goodbye,

and then when he got here he was manic.

He was talking about his kids
and now he's in my backyard

and he's pacing and yelling.

What? Oh, my God.

This is my fault. I'm so sorry.

I wasn't able to answer earlier.

It's okay.
I was gonna call the police...

No, no, no. Thank you.
Don't call the police.

Thank you. Just...
Will you text me your address?

I'm gonna come over and get him, okay?

I'm so sorry. I'll be there soon.


Oh, my God.

[tense music]

♪ ♪

[knocks on door]

♪ ♪

- Cassie.
- Hi, Jenny. Hey.

- Thank you. Thank you.
- Come in.

Sorry. I got here as fast as I could.

- Where's Davey?
- Oh, no. It's okay.

It's mostly okay now.

He's in the other room on the sofa.

He stopped yelling.

[kettle whistling]

I feel bad for roping you into it.

- Tea?
- No.

Can we just... can you take me to him?

Yeah. I mean,
after everything that happened

at the marina, I didn't know what to do.

That was... I'm sorry.
It wasn't about you.

It was... I'm going through
a lot right now.

There's a lot happening.

So I'm gonna make amends
for it, I promise.

Thank you.

That really means a lot to me.


You should talk to Davey.

Yeah, that'd be great. Thank you.

Wow, this is a huge house.

Yeah. It's my grandma's house.

- She passed away recently.
- Oh.

I'm trying to go through everything

and figure out what to keep. It's a lot.

Yeah. We just did that at my mom's.

- It's kind of emotional, huh?
- Yeah.

My boyfriend thinks I should
get rid of the place,

but I don't know.

Davey. Oh, my God.

Is he okay? Jesus.

Davey. Oh, my God.

God, I'm so sorry I didn't get
back to you.

I have never seen him sleep like this.

Like... Davey, wake up. [line ringing]

I mean, we should have heard
something by now.

Okay, shh. It's ringing.

- It's Annie.
- Um, listen, I...

Hey, it's Cassie,
I'll probably call you back.

[tense music]

♪ ♪

[chilling tone]

♪ ♪


Uh, Davey?

Jenny, just a quick question...

Oh, my God. Okay. Okay.

Oh, my God. [stammers]

What... Davey, Davey, Davey!

- Wake up!
- Oh, don't bother.

I loaded him up with about
milligrams of Ativan,

so he should be out for a while.

Jesus, Jenny. Okay, I'm sorry.

This has been a really long day.

So what is... why are we...

Is this 'cause I don't wanna
do your podcast?

- Because...
- There's no podcast, okay?

That was a lie.
The alcoholism was a lie.

This isn't my house.

This is some old lady who
doesn't lock her door's house.

Is nothing real?

It's not about a f*cking podcast.

[chilling music]

♪ ♪

- Oh, my God.
- Oh, my God.

My boyfriend would love your necklace.

Cassie, I bought the necklace

and my boyfriend does totally love it.

- Stop stalking me.
- It's my boyfriend.

He's still totally hung up on his ex.

Like, crazy hung up, but she's
a self-absorbed stupid loser.

Like, how is that better than me?

My boyfriend thinks I should
get rid of the place.

I don't know.

Oh, my God. Jenny, how did you...

How did... how did... how?

Oh, Cassie.

[tense music]

♪ ♪

All right.

- Who are you then?
- I'm Jenny.

I'm a journalist working
on a story for a podcast

- about Alex Sokolov's death.
- Oh, God.

It was all in the letter I sent.

Yeah, no. I'm not really
interested in all that.


Well, I guess I'll just go then, if...

All right.

Wait. Okay.

There's no podcast.

I don't know why I thought
that was a good lie.


I read about you on a blog
called "Dapper Death."

I knew I had to meet you

on account of how handsome you are.

And also, like, obviously innocent.

Oh, no, no, no. I'm sorry to say, Jenny,

but I did do the things
I was convicted of.

But I did them all...


Because I was in love.

Oh, my God.

Did someone hurt you?

Have you ever heard
the name "Cassie Bowden"?

♪ I love you ♪

I just can't get over her.

I still feel her pull even now.

I just feel so bad that she hurt you.

Do you think you'll ever
be able to love again?

I was thinking about what you asked me.

If I could, you know...

- love again.
- Oh?

No, no.

No, you can tell me.

You can tell me anything.

I just... I can't get Cassie
out of my head.

Yeah, but maybe...
Maybe if you find her or...

No, no. That's stupid.

No, I can. I can find her.

Be more like her.

- Did you find our friend?
- I did.

And I'm gonna learn everything
about her, I promise.

You're amazing. Yes, do that.

Watch her and study her,

but you have to tell me
everything, all right?


You might have to lie to her, all right?

She's a very dark person. Be careful.

She doesn't understand people like us.

People like us.

Maybe together, we can figure out

why I can't seem to let her go.

All I wanna do is help you.

[suspenseful music]

Maybe she's just in the way.

You know, I bet if she was gone...

♪ ♪

I really could love you.

♪ ♪

[chilling music]

Holy shit. Okay.
I need you to listen to me.

Whatever Feliks is telling you,
he is a master manipulator.

That is why he is in prison.
He is a sociopath.

He told me you'd say that. See?

He's smarter than you, Cassie.

[stammers] Okay.

You know, you wouldn't have
so many bad thoughts

about Feliks if you knew him like I do.

Did he tell you that he gets off

by k*lling cats
and hanging them from trees?

- Those cats deserved it.
- Oh!

You know, you should really
stop blaming other people

for your bullshit, Cassie,
because, like,

I used to think we were a lot alike.

I don't think that we're
very much alike at all.

You're right, 'cause the more
I learned about you,

the more f*cked up and awful

- I realized you really are.
- Oh.

Let me just put you out of your misery.

You're gonna k*ll me
with a f*cking hammer?

Cassie, it's a perfectly nice hammer.

[chilling music]

♪ ♪

Really? All of you?

You're all still here?

You think we're enjoying this?

Okay, you shut the f*ck up
or I'll throw you

- against that bar again.
- Whoa.

Why won't you just go away?

Why won't you let us go away?

Yeah. We didn't ask to be
here getting thr*at

by some woman with a hammer.

Yeah, we're not the ones doing this.

- You are.
- Okay, I don't need this.

Okay? This is gonna end right now

unless one of you has a plan

on how to get Davey out of here,

I'm ready to leave all of you behind.

God. Why is this so hard?

Why can't I f*cking get rid of the...

[ominous music]

♪ ♪

Oh, my God.

[sobbing] Daddy.

This is just... this is because it's me.

It's all me.

♪ ♪

For starters, I gotta get her
away from Davey, right?

Right? I need to run.

You need to run. We all need to run.

- All of us. Let's go.
- Whoa. Hold on.

Yeah. Why do you want us
all of a sudden?

Oh, I don't. Sorry, but, you know,

we need to try and get along
here unless we die,

and I gotta get Davey out of here now.

♪ ♪

- [clattering]
- f*ck!

[dramatic music]

♪ ♪


♪ ♪

[breathing heavily]

I'm coming to find you, Cassie!

♪ ♪

You know, Feliks thought that
I could learn to be like you.

But I realized, after I saw your life,

it would be much easier
to just get rid of you!

[hammer bangs]

And I mean, let's be honest,

it's what Feliks
really wanted me to do anyway.

♪ ♪

[distant banging]

[chilling music]

♪ ♪

[breathing heavily]

[tense music]

♪ ♪

Oh, my God. Oh, my God.


[muffled scream]

♪ ♪

[muffled groan]

♪ ♪


[breathing heavily]

[chilling music]

Oh, my God!

♪ ♪

[electricity buzzes]

[elevator whirs to a stop]

[dark suspenseful music]

♪ ♪

[elevator dings]


♪ ♪

Let's just get this over with, okay?

Okay, Jenny. Jenny.
Listen, please. It's fine.

You can have Feliks, okay?
I don't want him.

I don't want him.
He is a vicious k*ller,

and honestly,
you guys deserve each other.

So have a happy whatever
the f*ck it is you have.

And you know what? You're...

You're right about me.

You nailed it. Not gonna lie.

I can't... I can't lie anymore.

This is who I am. I am a...

I am a...

deeply flawed...

Sad, alcoholic...

Narcissistic thrill addict.

And I don't like myself very much.

[tense music]

♪ ♪

But it is who I f*cking am, okay?

And it is enough for me.

It is enough, okay?

So you can f*ck off!

[screams] Ow!


[breathing heavily]

Are you okay? Are you okay?
Are you okay?

- Yeah.
- It's okay. It's over now.

- It's over now.
- She...

It's all right. I know. I know. I know.

It's done. It's done.
It's done. Oh, my God.

Jesus. That was f*cking insane.

- Are you okay?
- Yeah.

Feliks really f*cked her up.

[both breathing heavily]

I think she was already messed up.

- Yeah.
- At least she's gonna be

locked up somewhere.

- Cassie?
- Yeah.



[somber music]

[wind blowing]

Not what you imagined?

Does it matter?



I didn't know if you guys
were gonna come.

They wouldn't let me call you
when they were...

- Hey.
- Hi.

- All right. Mom. Mom.
- Okay.


So is this the house?


Do you like it?

I mean, not that it matters,
but it's always nice

when folks in witness protection

feel good about where they end up.

What do you think, Bill?

It's... it's big.


I like the yard.

What do you think?

It's different.

It's good.

It's good.

It's better than being k*lled.

- Eli!
- Oh, and you wanna

get in the habit
of using your new names.

Oh, yeah, Mom.
I'm Josh, so let's get into it.

But you're right, Josh.

It's a lot better than being k*lled.

You know, someone must really
like you, Mr. and Mrs. Jones.

This is a really nice setup.

Oh, and...

- I was asked to give you this.
- Oh.

Thank you.

[mysterious music]

♪ ♪

- Shall we?
- Let's.

♪ ♪

Guys, I am running so late.

I really gotta get to the airport.

Okay. Okay. Just remember

to breathe in with the good air,

- out with your stressors.
- Okay.

So Davey met some lady in Al-Anon

who says he has a blue aura
and has him hooked on yoga now.

Yoga? I'm the one who moved to LA.

I should be doing yoga.

Actually, no, no, wait.
I take that back.

I do not wanna be doing yoga.

You're not supposed to tell
people where I came from.

- It's anonymous.
- Sorry.

- Okay.
- Okay.

Who am I gonna tell?
Listen, kiss the girls.

- I'll see you in two weeks.
- Okay. Bye.

[cheerful music]

♪ ♪

- [knocks on door]
- Oh, Brenda, come in!

- Hi, Cassie.
- Hi.

- Hi.
- Hi.

You didn't have to do this.

You're only missing one meeting.

I know, but I felt bad.
Plus I'm totally in a rush.

I'm late as usual, so I gotta go.

No, wait a second.

Thirty days sober today.
How do you feel?

I feel good. I'm not gonna drink today,

so that's... that's good, right?

Of course. I'm glad you're well.

Thank you. Now get out of my house.

Don't eat all those donuts
in the car, okay?

Okay. We're late.

[cheerful music]

♪ ♪

Just let me know if you need
anything else.

[sentimental music]

♪ ♪

[line ringing]

[phone rings, clicks]



Hey, it's... it's me. It's Cassie.

[chuckles] Sorry.
I don't know why I said that.

- You only have one daughter.
- That I know of.


Was that a joke?

I don't know, Cassie. What do you want?

Okay. Sorry. Didn't mean to bother you.

- I just...
- Maybe we could talk later.

No, I...

I just wanted to tell you
that I heard you.

When Davey and I were there,
I heard you,

and, um...

it couldn't have been easy
for you to say,

and I'm sure you didn't...

enjoy saying it to me.


Um, okay. I'm just gonna say it.

[somber music]

I know that I hurt you a lot.

And you probably don't believe
a word that I say

or believe me when I say
that I'm changing,

but I am.

And I'm trying
and I hope you can see that.

And I know it might take a while.

I mean, hell, it took decades
to get to this phone call.

I know I'm not gonna
be better overnight.

And... but I want you to know

I'm taking the steps
that I need to take...

to get there,

and I just hope that you can maybe watch

from a very safe distance.

[signal dings]

Ladies and gentlemen,

we've closed the boarding door.

Please discontinue the use

of any phones at this time.

Mom, hey, I'm actually on a flight.

I'm on a flight and so I gotta go,

but thank you for listening and...

And I hope we can... We can talk again.

Very soon.

Yes. Yeah. M-Me too.

[somber music]

I love you, Mom.

I love you too, Cassie.

♪ ♪

[inhales sharply]

♪ ♪


You okay, dear?


Yeah, I actually am.

I'm really, really good.
Thank you for asking.

I'm good.

[notes chime]

[bells ringing]

♪ Love me, tender ♪

♪ Love me sweet ♪

♪ Never let me go ♪

♪ ♪

♪ You have made my life complete ♪

♪ And I love you so ♪

Can't believe you invited me
to be your date,

and then you showed up late.

Hey, at least it's not
a memorial service.

- Cheers.
- Mm-hmm.

Hey, did I tell you that
those two are gonna start

some sort of, like, PI firm?

- A PI firm?
- Yeah.

That's very "Hart to Hart."

Oh, I'm too young for that reference.

Hope they stay out of trouble.

You good to do this thing solo?
I got a flight to catch.

Is it a work flight or a work flight?


Man, I gotta stop yapping

about this job that we do not have,

or Benjamin is going to cut me loose.

Cassie, listen, everything
I'm about to tell you

is classified, but you need to know

that Dot was a very, very, very bad lady

who put a lot of agents at risk

and some in the ground.

So you are golden

[whispering] at the CIA.

Okay, well, just, you know, be safe.

Thank you.

- Hi. Hi. Sorry.
- Oh! Congratulations!

- Thank you. Oh.
- I'm a terrible wedding guest,

but you're beautiful.

You're beautiful.
This whole thing was beautiful.

Okay, well, thank you for coming!

Hi, my little bride.

Hi. Yeah, um,

I got... did you see I got married?

- Yes, I was there.
- That's... um, yeah. Okay. Wow.

So I think I'm having, like, you know,

a minor out-of-body experience.

Can you just enjoy this for,
like, five minutes?

Look how cute he is.

Please just enjoy this moment.

Do you think you're capable of that?

- Yes.
- Okay.


- Okay, since you love me...
- Uh-huh.

So much and you want me to, you know,

be happy forever and ever,

- I'm gonna do a thing now...
- Okay.

- And you're gonna play along.
- Wait. What does that mean?

But it's bad luck
if you don't do the thing.

Do not touch that.
Okay, you're not throwing...

- So I'm gonna do the thing.
- I'm not playing this game.

- No, no, no, no, no.
- Okay, you ready?

- One...
- BOTH: Two...

- Annie.
- BOTH: Three!

[music stops]

[Elvis Presley's "Suspicious Minds"]

♪ We're caught in a trap ♪

♪ I can't walk out ♪

♪ Because I love you too much, baby ♪

♪ ♪

♪ Why can't you see ♪

♪ What you're doing to me ♪

♪ When you don't believe a word I say? ♪

♪ ♪
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