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Quotation by John Paxton
There's something about the dead silence of an office building at night. Not quite real. The traffic down below is something that didn't have anything to do with me.
John Paxton (1911–1985), U.S. screenwriter, and Edward Dmytryk. Philip Marlowe (Dick Powell), Murder, My Sweet, private detective Philip Marlowe waiting for a prospective client in his office (1944).
Marlowe is offering the police his narration of a crime. Based on the novel.
Surprise me with a
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