SCREENPLAY (GUION) CHINATOWN.
My husband, I believe, is seeing
Gittes looks mildly shocked. He turns for confirmation to
his two partners.
I’m afraid so.
I am sorry.
Gittes pulls up a chair sitting next to Mrs. Mulwray between
Duffy and Walsh. Duffy cracks his gum.
Gittes gives him an irritated glance. Duffy stops chewing.
Can’t we talk about this alone, Mr.
I’m afraid not, Mrs. Mulwray. These
men are my operatives and at some
point they’re going to assist me. I
can’t do everything myself.
Of course not.
Now, what makes you certain he is
involved with someone?
Mrs. Mulwray hesitates. She seems uncommonly nervous at the
A wife can tell.
Mrs. Mulwray, do you love your
…Yes of course.
Then go home and forget about it.
(staring intently at
I’m sure he loves you, too. You know
the expression, let sleeping dogs
lie? You’re better off not knowing.