4/13 Season Four Episode Four: No Thanks for the Memory

Before we continue.. Just want to prepare you – I’ve reconsidered things.. and the blog is going to pause over the holidays for just a few weeks. Read on and I’ll provide more detail at the end of this post.  

We immediately cut to unhappy Beaman in Billy’s office. In a corner 😉 lol. I don’t know why but it’s funny to find him there sulking 😉 4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000621154_thumb
Beaman: She issued a Flash Priority to order three surveillance teams!…4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000624324_thumb
(Beaman is heated! The shot widens and we see Billy and Lee. Lee seems to be adjusting his cufflink.)
[Why so emotional Beaman?!]
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…Mrs. King is a freshman candidate… 4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000626159_thumb
(Hearing this, Lee is seen to take a deep breath and let it out.. rah rah.. Billy seems pretty unmoved!)
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And I’m telling you I don’t care if she followed the patient or not.
(rofl. Billy just kind of half nods)
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[I think he’s not really listening, he’s wondering how soon before he can go get his morning donut]
(We cut back to Lee and Beaman.)
[Lee is starting to get fed up with this rant.]
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…Since I’ve been supervisor, not one freshman agent has ever used Flash Priority.
[rofl. this could mean Beaman is a poor supervisor Winking smile ]
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(Lee’s cheek muscle is grinding away now!)
[The finger pointing at Billy is quite curious. Beaman is really wanting to assert himself here. I don’t think Billy gives a toss.. at least.. I hope he doesn’t!]
(to finish, Beaman turns to Lee and points this last line at him!)
…  Most of them don’t know it exists.
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Lee: Oh come on Beaman!
(Whooo hooooo Lee lets him have it!)
…Amanda King has more experience than half the operatives in the Agency!.. 4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000639606_thumb
Beaman doesn’t seem to be able to disagree with this fact)
[I’m impressed at how well Lee can do the pretend to be strangers thing at work. Calling her ‘Amanda King’ is a great distancing move!]
…She knows what she’s doing…4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000641608_thumb
[Love how Lee says this so matter of fact it’s final. No arguments that Amanda knows what she is doing.. It’s Beaman’s turn to look a bit crestfallen!  Who doesn’t love seeing Lee back Amanda up professionally??!!!]
… Now did we send her the team?
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Billy: We sent it. [Good Billy, now Amanda is his boss too haaaa.. just kidding Winking smile ]4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000644444_thumb
She said they were speaking Russian.
Beaman: Russian?!!!4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000647280_thumb
(This is just absurd to Beaman!)
[Has this man read her file?!]
…She’s had some training but she’s not fluent.
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[Check out the body language!
We don’t all have to be fluent in body English to see what’s going on here! Smile
Uhh even I know you can recognise a language even if you are not fluent in it. Back to school for you Beaman!]
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Lee:  She’s heard enough of it in the field … from the bad guys themselves!  4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000650950_thumb
[Seems Beaman can’t argue with that. I’m questioning how many bad guys Beaman has seen in the field!
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Billy reacts with a well there you go! kind of expression.. 4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000653753_thumb
Almost proud our papa Billy!]4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000656089_thumb
…You’ve just got to treat her differently….4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000657590_thumb
…She is not one of your kids. And most of the time she guesses right.
(Lee gives Billy a nod as if to underline his point.)
Beaman: I give her quite a bit of slack…4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000661594_thumb
[Beaman is getting defensive! and Lee’s cheek is still grinding away! BJo will be happy to see it make an appearance haaa Smile Merry Christmas BJo! 😉 ]4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000662929_thumb
…It makes it difficult for me with the others if she takes too much.
(hearing this, Lee just kind of groans at how lame this is.)
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[I’ll second this! Beaman comes off looking like a dill. What’s he so emotional about? He can’t manage his classroom! That’s what he’s emotional about!! booo hoo!! How Beaman looks to his class is what is important!
Well IMHO easy fixed. He just tells the class Amanda King is a clearance code all of her own, she has her own KGB file and has already been hunted down by two different Russian KGB agents (Gregory and Alexi Makarov.  Zinoiev doesn’t count, he thought she was scarecrow! ) Oh.. three! if you include Serdeyich. And heck. there are probably many more! rofl!
– so unless her classmates can boast the same they should just button it and mind their manners 😉 Practice the concept of ‘need to know’ people! ]
(Ah! phone buzzes.. )
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Billy: Melrose here…
(Billy listens silently.. enthralled!
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He gets a real glint in his eye as he finishes the call. His expressions crack me up here!)4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000672939_thumb
….I’ll send Scarecrow out immediately…
(We cut back to Lee fixing his tie, he knows this means Amanda was right on the money/Rubles.)
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…This time her instincts were right on target …
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[Awh Proud Lee is happy Amanda was on the money. suck on that Beaman!]
…Stringell is very popular… 4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000680447_thumb
…We’re watching … so is the KGB.

(Lee gives Beaman a slap on the arm)4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000687454_thumb
Lee: Well, face it Beaman, now and then you gotta bend the rules, get the job done. 4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000687954_thumb
(Lee heads for the door)4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000688621_thumb
Beaman: In your case, quite a bit more now then then. 4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000693126_thumb
[Umm I know this is supposed to be a dig at Lee.. and this is supposed to be a rule follower vs a rule breaker. but.. can someone translate what the heck Beaman is saying here?! I’m at a loss. Lee is breaking more rules now? and what’s he comparing to? it’s not like Lee was once his student? or is this just a random reference that implies a tense history between these two? maybe that’s it? anyone? thoughts? ]
(Lee doesn’t respond. Instead Billy interjects himself. He stands up and says…)

Billy: May I have my office back please? 4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000696129_thumb
Oh okay. since you asked so nicely- Boss! Smile 4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000696629_thumb
No more words are exchanged.. and both Lee and Beaman leave the office. The scene ends there.

It’s a really interesting take on things to see how Amanda’s experience makes her unique to other student agents starting out. It certainly puts things into perspective! She’s more experienced than half the agents there!! And.. has had many run ins with ‘bad guys’ rofl how Lee says that!

And.. isn’t it fabulous to see Lee basically advocating for her. Standing up for her – but he’s doing it IMHO from a professional standpoint – it’s because she’s really good at what she does and has the experience. Isn’t it wonderful to hear how highly Lee respects Amanda as a professional? I love that!!

It doesn’t matter that she doesn’t fit into Beaman’s neat little box. I think Leatherneck should take over Amanda’s training Winking smile haaaaaa.. that would have been fun, as it seemed he did have some knowledge of Lee’s own training….

And.. interesting that Billy doesn’t really insert himself into this debate. He gives Lee the space to defend Amanda. I was hoping Billy would take Beaman down a notch here but no. He instead left it to Lee.. Catharsis maybe 😉 but whatev good someone said it!

Moving on.. we cut to… ahhh that hotel! ummm what’s the name of this hotel? 4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000700300
This was the hotel that The Chin stayed in in A Lovely Little Affair (the Hotel Sherman). Did we see it anywhere else?

Lee enters the foyer and joins Amanda drinking tea at a table. (or drinking coffee? Maybe coffee 😉 )4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000711978
Lee: Nice going. This is the first Class C interrogation in history to turn into a full scramble. 4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000717817
[LOL I don’t think Lee really minds.
He’s just thinking it’s so Amanda! What do you think?
What a coincidence that we had the same exterior where she met The Chin -Alan Chamberlain for a cappuccino. Wasn’t that a class C interrogation? Unofficially? Which turned into a scramble?]
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Amanda: Well, don’t thank me, thank the Russians… 4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000720987
…The guy at the bar in the grey suit’s KGB.
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[Lee turns to take a look. Oh Rofl! – don’t look! Remember that old gag? would have been fabulous if Amanda had turned the tables on Lee here and told him off for turning and looking and looking! Winking smile ]4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000723990
This guy!
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Lee: huh. Just one of their monkeys posing as an Embassy chauffeur. Where’s your friend from Finland?  [not! Winking smile ]4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000732999
Amanda: In the restroom, been in there a couple of minutes.
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: Rear exit?
Amanda: Kitchen. Covered.
Lee quietly nods..

Amanda’s such a pro now! I need to get use to this! Though happily, Lee seems use to it enough Smile

Okay guys.. I shall pause here.. Can’t wait to hear your thoughts!!!

I also want to let you know that I’ve reconsidered things and I’m going to put the walk on hold for a few weeks until the new year. The holidays are too busy… many of our community seem busy.. and it’s a good time to take a break. 

We’ll pick up again right here in the new year. Smile 

3/13 Season Four Episode Four: No Thanks for the Memory

From Amanda visiting with Zhmed, we cut to outside in the ward’s front desk..  We see a man in a suit walking past the nurses’ station. [Janet identifies this man as Sasha. Ohhh this is that guy who silently watched the two baddies argue back at the Russian Cumberland hotel. Same tie.. Same day?!]

He helps himself to a chart from the rack, opens it, finds what he’s looking for and walks on taking the chart with him. 4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000537237
[Honestly – the privacy and confidentiality practices in this hospital are atrocious! Winking smile ]

Cutting back to Zhmed’s room.. Uh oh.. Amanda has the family photos out!
Amanda: The little one on the left with the Hollywood shirt is Jamie and then the one on the right with the big glasses is Philip.
(She hands the photo to Zhmed and we see a close up)
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[Ugh.. this is her family. Me no like to see Joe in the picture and not Lee!! 😉
‘little one’?! LOL.
Oh hey –what did she say?  the one on the right is Phillip with the big glasses? oh rofl! what’s this?? The glasses are on the left, and.. Jamie is the one who wears glasses.. as done since ATWAS so his mother ought to know haaaaa! I guess Amanda could have switched the names for security reasons haaaaa but then why not give them false names?! hilarious!!
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Actually, from the clearest image I could get of the photo before we see the close up – it looks to me like there are only two people in the photo – Winking smile One last thought – lol at calling them ‘big’ glasses, whoever they are on! Smile ]

Zhmed: Very handsome boys.
(As Amanda responds, Zhmed turns over the photo to read the back)4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000553586
Amanda: Well thank you, they look like Joe. That’s their father.
[Meh. I preferred when he lived OS! Amanda in saying this is saying Joe is handsome. Meh! Maybe she needs big glasses. lol. I’m just kidding and regressing back to an 8 year old’s level of maturity don’t mind me 😉 ]
(Amanda takes back the photo)
Amanda: Do you have any children? 4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000555422
Zhmed: Not but when I do get married, I hope to have strong handsome boys just like yours. 4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000557924
Amanda: Aww thanks so much.
(Just then, in saunters Sasha..)
Sasha: Hi there. Mr. Stringell, I’m Ron Landers from the hospital business office…
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(Zhmed’s smile fades…. Sasha has an American accent)4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000568101
…Your embassy has agreed to cover our financial guarantees. I just need a few signatures.
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Amanda: I’ll get out of your way. See you later Mr. Stringell. Mr.…Landers.
(Amanda gives them a nod farewell and wheels her trolley out of the room.
She parks herself right outside Zhmed’s room…) 4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000581114
[lol at the suddenly crowded with staff front desk there behind her!]
(From where Amanda is standing we hear Zhmed speak in Russian.)
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[Anyone able to translate what he says?!
He says a few things..]

(The camera pans down and we find Amanda turning up the volume on her tape recorder.) 4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000588788
[Whoooo she was probably taping that whole conversation! clever girl Winking smile  I hope we hear what Zhmed said in Russian once it’s translated.]
(She hides the recorder in the flowers by Zhmed’s door and we hear Mr Landers aka Sasha answer Zhmed in English.)
Sasha: Speak English. Always. I’ve made arrangements for you to be released. Go to the hotel and wait to be contacted.
(As Sasha spoke, we saw Amanda walk away leaving the tape recorder).
We cut to inside the room. Zhmed has retrieved his clothes from the closet with Sasha’s help.) 4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000595795
[Zhmed looks totally crestfallen!] 4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000599632
(He doesn’t answer Sasha.. and Sasha leaves. Zhmed seems frozen in place.)

uh oh!!!!! He’s so close to getting the help he wants and needs from Amanda! But.. how to bridge that gap? 

Hope Zhmed doesn’t forget his candy bars! lol.. but then again he does have a fantastic memory huh.. but.. maybe it’s not that kind of memory he is great at Winking smile 

Moving on.. elsewhere in the hospital, Amanda walks through a door. 4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000612979
She walks to a payphone and inserts a coin.. she dials a number, looks up and sees Sasha/Mr Ron Landers walking toward/by her.. they exchange smiles. 4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000616149
The moment Amanda’s back is turned Mr Landers’ smile vanishes. whoooo he’s bad! He’s really really bad! Winking smile4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000616983
Once he’s beyond her, she turns to watch him. Still waiting to place that call. 4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000620153

The scene ends here.

How wonderful is it to see Amanda on the job, independent and doin great?!

Any thoughts you’d like to share everyone?

2/13 Season Four Episode Four: No Thanks for the Memory–Scarecrow and Mrs King

So, on to the Cumberland hotel.. which I’m guessing is no longer the Cumberland hotel!
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We hear a voice inside: Once we have Looking Glass safely inside Cuban airspace, America’s strategic command and control system will be knocked out… 4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000301534
(Janet has identified this guy as Tolst- the guy who Zhmed would get in trouble from if he was heard speaking Russian)
…It’ll be months before they can repair the shambles. 4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000307540[Sheesh! they are already crippled by Stemwinder! The Russians don’t rest! 🙂 ]

Man identified as ‘Lvov’: No kidding, but getting your hands on Air Force documents is damn risky. Too many problems. 4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000308708
[you call that risky?! How about getting your hands on the tie Lee was wearing when Lee and Amanda finally officially became a romantic couple at the end of All the World’s a Stage?! Rolf!
Lvov, give Lee back his tie! that one is special!!!]
Tolst: I never think in terms of problems, only solutions.4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000313880 [That is why I am the boss and you are not! Winking smile  Muahahahaa!]
…Enter Zhmed Doorlof,…
[Whoo! Visual aids!] (Tolst turns over the page on his little booklet presentation..)
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… my ace in the hole. His mind is all I need.

Lvov: Don’t try and con us, Tolst. Your plan down the tubes before it starts…
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We cut to one of the other men at the table listening, he doesn’t seem to mind Lvov taking Tolst to task. Who exactly is the boss here? lol..
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…Your memory whiz, your ace in the hole is a patient in an Arlington hospital and your driver is dead. Forget it.

[Whooo what a little upstart! ]
Tolst:  No one ever tells me when my operations are working…. 4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000338238
[Tolst pushes back. Sounding pretty threatening, but Lvov doesn’t seem to care- he has on his special tie 😉 ] 4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000338738
…Believe me, we don’t have a thing to worry about. 4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000346413

Tolst leaves. And the scene ends..

He sounds ummm.. determined.. but not sure he has convinced the others.. I’m thinking Lvov was maybe superior to Tolst, at least equal.. This is Tolst’s operation, but it is at least clear to me Tolst is on thin ice – and his compatriots don’t have much confidence in him. So, Tolst is determined, has something to prove, and he’s a man with a mission – his own butt is on the line I think!

What’s your impression of these baddies?

Ah! I’ve remembered where I saw this exterior shot of where this baddie HQ is… it was used in Welcome to America Mr Brand – it’s the baddie Clayton-Dobbs’ Estate, and we saw it when we went to the garden party in post 8 Smile The same cars are there and everything!

Moving on and to the hospital! Ooooh Rofl! 4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000349582
Another re-used exterior shot!
They’ve used that exterior shot from Odds on a Dead Pigeon again! that’s Karen and Gordon in that blue sedan [NP5 820] staking out the hospital waiting for Lee to visit Amanda haaaaa..

We cut to a tv screen.. 4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000354587
(We find Zhmed sitting up in bed flicking through something.. a telephone book maybe. )
Zhmed: Maverick would know what to do with KGB. I wish I did. 4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000357424
(Zhmed finds what he is looking for.. we see a close up.
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The state department.)
[Anyone want to call? 667 – 4000!]
(He circles the number..)
[Why would you circle it? someone can come along and see it circled later no?!
Hmm.. seems Zhmed is wanting to get away from the KGB.. and approach the US government for help huh.. ]
(Here comes Amanda the bluebell!!
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She knocks on his door.)
[I love how we think Zhmed can’t get away from the KGB, they are everywhere!!! But, here in the US, in walks Amanda –a government agent.. and he has no idea..
The US is not dissimilar! but.. it does have real chocolate and real nougat! Smile ]

(Zhmed puts to one side his book with his state dept number as Amanda enters.)
Amanda: Good morning Mr. Stringell! I’m Amanda King from the Ladies Auxiliary.
(Amanda shows him her badge.)
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[These days she has loads of those Winking smile
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Zhmed looks at a loss.. Ummm what’s a ladies auxillary?]
Mr. Stringell? 4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000376443
Zhmed: I am Eric Stringell of Helsinki, Finland. Hello. 4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000379879
[lol clearly Zhmed is not trained to lie well Winking smile ]
Amanda: Yes I know and I’m Amanda King with the Ladies Auxiliary. Now it’s my job to make sure that you’re just as comfortable as possible while you’re here… 4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000386219
(As she speaks, she puts a basket of flowers on his table.)
[LOL so he’s comfortable Winking smile … Zhmed just looks at it like what they heck?]
…So if you need any books, magazines, candy, stationary, I’m the one to see.

Zhmed: I’ll take a candy bar?
[This week’s episode is brought to us by American Candy Bars!]

Amanda: Oh sure. Why don’t you take two?
(She puts them down in front of him)
Zhmed: I have some American money here somewhere.
Amanda: No, no, no, you just think of it as a gift from the Ladies Auxiliary… 4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000403069
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…Well, I’m awfully sorry about your accident but I hear from the nurses outside that you’re going to be out of here in no time. 4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000411578
[rofl. I love to hear of nurses disclosing confidential information! Winking smile  Amanda oozes warmth and kindness – this assignment is so her! ]

Zhmed: Yes, I was very lucky and everyone here has been super, thank you.
Amanda: Well, that’s good. You know, I was in Finland in ’83. I certainly did enjoy the Savonlinna Music Festival. 4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000424424
Zhmed:  Well, I’m not really much of a supporter of our local folk music…
[Zhmed sounds vague..]
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[But in a don’t let him see you know it’s wrong kind of way Winking smile ]
..I prefer the classical pieces.

Amanda: Oh. Well I would think you would enjoy the Savonlinna. It features opera…  4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000435935
[Oopsie.. Zhmed realises he’s stuffed it up. If only he had studied facts about Helsinki to get his cover right too! He has the flippin memory for it!]
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…Of course, I know you have many things on your mind…
[Amanda does a great job of not seeming to be a threat]
…I’m really very sorry about the death of your friend… 4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000444944
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…Is your Embassy helping you with that?
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Zhmed: I did not know him that well. The tour group in Helsinki put us together…
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…But the Ambassador did come to see me about him. From Finland. I mean, the Finnish one.

[LOL as opposed to the Russian one?! tee hee]
Amanda: Oh it’s alright. I know what you mean.
Zhmed: My English is not very good. 4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000462462
Amanda: Aww, your English is just terrific. It’s a lot better than my Finnish. You have an … unusual accent.
Zhmed quickly: I’m from the north. North Finland…
(Amanda just knowingly smiles and silently lets him dig a hole Winking smile)
…Almost Lapland. I’m really a Lapp. 4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000473973
Amanda: It’s funny. I was told you were from Helsinki. 4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000477143
[my my, those nurses can talk Winking smile ]
Zhmed: Now. 4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000482148
[He quickly grabs what I guess is the world’s biggest tv remote control. rofl. and turns the tv on to cover up his bad lies!]
Amanda: Oh.
Zhmed: We watch a lot of American television. The old Westerns are my favourite. Isn’t that Maverick?
Amanda: Oh yes. That’s Maverick alright. 4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000490657
Voices on TV: “Why’d you do it Red?”// “Sometimes a fella’s just has to go for it”
Zhmed: Sometimes a fellow’s just has to go for it…. 4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000496996
(Zhmed cracks himself up copying the accent and the line!)
[Although why someone would say that line when there is a screen shot of cattle running across a screen I don’t know!]
…Oh that’s great. Such an American thing to say. I’ve learned so much from Bart and Bret and Brent.

Amanda: Mmmm and Beauregard, their English cousin.  Oh yeah, there’s a fourth Maverick.
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[I have no idea if this is for real! And.. don’t really care! Winking smile ]
Zhmed: Beauregard?
Amanda:  Mm-hmm. 4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000513680
[lol this makes Zhmed’s day!… Something he didn’t know?! cool!!]
Zhmed: That’s great. That little bit of trivia will keep me in beer all winter…
(Zhmed pauses a second and then adds with sideways glance:  )
….in Helsinki.
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Amanda: Yes. 4.04 NO THANKS FOR THE MEMORY.avi_000520687
Knowing Amanda just smiles… Uh huhhhhhh….

The scene ends here… and I shall pause here too.

Sooo what do you all make of this? do tell!
Zhmed is certainly a quirky guy with a thirst for quirky American facts!

I think Amanda does a great job here! She certainly did a fantastic job squeezing all that confidential information out of the nurses Winking smile 

Can’t wait to hear from ya!