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Time/Place
Washington DC, 1989
Act/Scene
Act Two

Scene Context

Daniel Kaffee, a lawyer for the US Navy, is the defense counsel appointed to two young Marines

Scene Text

START: Kaffee: I’m asking your opinion, sir. As a military expert. Criminals or heroes? Jessep: They’re warriors. Kaffee: Criminals or heroes? Jessep: They’re heroes.

END: Kaffee: Don’t call me son. I’m a lawyer. And an officer of the United States Navy. And you’re under arrest, you son-of-a-b!#@$. (To the MPs) The witness is excused.

Citation: Sorkin, Aaron. A Few Good Men. Samuel French, 1989, pp. 119-122.

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