Amanda Wills: Are you coming?
Joe Demarest: 'Fraid not. I wasn't born rich, or I'd toss up the job and see you to Grandma's boat just to keep the wolves away.
Amanda Wills: Aw, some of my best friends are wolves!
Joe Demarest: What's up your sleeve?
Michael Shayne: Nothing yet, but I owe you one.
Joe Demarest: I'll collect.
[Lucy's timely appearance enables Mike to subdue the murderer who was holding a gun on him]
Lucy Hamilton: You were so long I got worried. I hope I didn't do wrong by knocking.
Michael Shayne: Remind me to give you a raise. I'd toss in a vacation, too, but I don't think I could get along without you.