Stefan Riker stops at a local bar to ask Gary Marshall if he recognizes a lady in a picture he has. Gary denies knowing her but has to go to pick up his boss' wife - Lisa Bannister - the woman in the picture. After picking her up, he stops before returning home to tell Lisa about the incident but that he did not identify her. She thanks him but he then proceeds to kiss her but she slaps him. Later, Stefan arrives at the Bannister home asking to see Lisa saying he is her cousin. Doris Bannister quickly calls her step-mother to meet Stefan but Lisa does not show great happiness at seeing Stefan. Lisa's crippled husband who uses two canes to walk, is very quiet. When Doris asks why, he states he understood Lisa had no relatives. Later, Doris catches Lisa about to commit suicide. Lisa explains her father is the head of the Communist Party in East Germany and she is in the US illegally. Doris decides to distract Stefan by visiting him in her finest and making a pass at him. Later, she ... Written by
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The blaring jazz combo cue heard at the opening of the story at the restaurant is the same as is heard in the first show of "The Twilight Zone", "Where Is Everybody?" at the empty Diner. See more
When Perry is in the bar talking to one of the waitresses, he is told by another waitress that he has a phone call at the bar. When Perry starts to walk to the bar at its right end, the 1st waitress walks towards the middle of the bar (to the left of Perry). The bartender can be seen behind the bar talking to a couple with another couple to their right (between them and the phone). When the camera angle moves to the phone and sees Perry picking it up, the bartender is suddenly chatting with the second couple and the first waitress is no where to be seen. See more
What happened last night?
I was busy.
You could have phoned, or was it too much trouble?
It was too much trouble.