Quotation by John Michael Hayes

Lisa Fremont: Surprise is the most important element of attack. And besides, you're not up on your private eye literature. When they're in trouble it's always their girl Friday who gets them out of it.
L.B. Jeffries: Well, is she the girl who saves him from the clutches of the seductive show girls and the over passionate daughters of the rich?
Lisa Fremont: The same.
L.B. Jeffries: That's the one, huh? But he never ends up marrying her, does he? That's strange.
John Michael Hayes (b. 1919), U.S. screenwriter, and Alfred Hitchcock. Lisa Fremont (Grace Kelly) and L.B. Jeffries (James Stewart), Rear Window (1954).

Based on the short story by Cornell Woolrich.
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