BARBARA I swear...
(marches outside) That kid’s gonna turn me into the old lady on the block who complains about everything.
She marches into the neighbor’s yard and bends down to get the newspaper, her back clearly causing her discomfort.
BARBARA You want some breakfast?
Gordon doesn’t respond.
BARBARA What’s wrong?
BACK IN THE KITCHEN
Dick slides a pancake onto a plate.
DICK How ‘bout a little syrup...
Dick dots the pancake with a syrup happy face and looks toward the entryway to see Barbara with tear-filled eyes.
EXT. HALL OF JUSTICE - DAY
Dick drives up to the building and squeals to a stop.
hops to already
the pavement and storms parked out front.
Gordon arrives shortly after him.
GORDON Dick, wait!
Dick enters the building behind one of the policemen.