[as the Barlows meet George and Eve, Blanche is very drunk
Kids on every corner - lurking and spitting, pavements knee deep in dog-doo, murderers running actories - on it's not like it was around here. There was a time when stupid people, with nowt to steal - could leave the doors open!
You're painting a very negative picture, Blanche.
She's a very negative person.
I'm a realist - I don't live in fairy-land like you do.
Everywhere's got a problem, hasn't it?
Exactly - there's good and bad ...