Thorn: You know what — an Embassy lawyer should be handling this. Minister, make the call. Violet, stay on guard until you can hand him off. I have to go make our report.
Thorn (thinking): And pick up the girls, but I’d better not let on —
Sven: Don’t forget to pick up the girls! I told them to wait for us by the fountain.
Del: Why, you sent the children off on their own? You really ought to go after them. They could get hurt!
. . . no, not by me, darlings. It was an observation, not a threat.