Quotation by Ben Hecht

Captain Prescott: I don't like this. I don't like her coming here.
Mr. Beardsley: She's had me worried for some time, a woman of that sort.
T.R. Devlin: What sort is that, Mr. Beardsley?
Mr. Beardsley: I don't think any of us have any illusions about her character, have we Devlin?
Devlin: Not at all. Not in the slightest. Miss Huberman is first, last, and always not a lady. She may be risking her life, but when it comes to being a lady, she doesn't hold a candle to your wife, sir, sitting in Washington playing bridge with three other ladies of great honor and virtue.
Ben Hecht (1893–1964), U.S. screenwriter, and Alfred Hitchcock. Captain Prescott (Louis Calhern), Mr. Beardsley (Moroni Olsen), T.R. Devlin (Cary Grant), Notorious, Devlin defends Alicia Huberman's (Ingrid Bergman) character to his colleagues. (1946).
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