Telly Paretta
Top Links
main detailsbiographyby votesphoto galleryquotes
by yearby typeby ratingsby votesby TV seriesby genreby keyword
Did You Know?
photo galleryquotes

Quotes for
Telly Paretta (Character)
from The Forgotten (2004)

The content of this page was created by users. It has not been screened or verified by IMDb staff.
The Forgotten (2004)
Telly Paretta: I had life inside me. I had life. I have a child. I have a son. I have a son, and his name is Sam, you son of a bitch.

Telly Paretta: [Ash is hitting the NSA agaent they have strapped to a chair while questioning him for answers] Don't do that!
Ash Correll: What, this?
[Ash hits him again]

Telly Paretta: At first I thought it had something to do with the plane crash. Remember when that TWA plane crashed over Long Island? Everybody thought it was a missile, friendly fire, or some type of government cover-up.
Ash Correll: Yeah, I remember that.
Telly Paretta: But then I thought, you know, 'How could the government erase our memories?' Its just not possible. So...
Ash Correll: What?
Telly Paretta: So you don't think I'm out of my mind?
Ash Correll: I don't anymore.

A Friendly Man: There are worse things than forgetting.
Telly Paretta: No, there aren't.

Telly Paretta: Please tell me, no one will know that you spoke to us. I swear to you!
Cop: They're listening.

Telly Paretta: Why did you change the picture? You replaced our book with an empty book.
Telly Paretta: You erased our son!
Jim Paretta: I didn't change anything! They were always blank!

Dr. Jack Munce: Telly, you never had a son. Sometimes people go around and invent alternate lives, with imagined friends, and imagined families.
Telly Paretta: [shouts] Stop it! Why are you doing this?
Telly Paretta: I am not making him up!

Telly Paretta: Where is my son?

Jim Paretta: I think it's great, you're starting to write again. What's your book going to be about?
Telly Paretta: Psychotic women, and the men who love them.

[first lines]
Dr. Jack Munce: How much time did you spend at the dresser compared to last week?
Telly Paretta: Less.
Dr. Jack Munce: How much less?
Telly Paretta: I don't know exactly.
Dr. Jack Munce: You wanna make a guess, roughly, for the week?
Telly Paretta: Oh, not even an hour a day.

[last lines]
Telly Paretta: I'm Telly. Sam's mom.
Ash Correll: I'm Ash. I think we met before.

Telly Paretta: Do you get drunk every night?
Ash Correll: No. Sometimes I'm drunk by noon.