EXT. FIREHOUSE - DAY
firehouse, she gives the dog a biscuit, and pats him on the
when they hear a beeping and stop.
As they cross, we see the tail end of a van, and the group
nods in that direction.
You hear that?
Yes, I hear it.
Drive a man to drink. Took me near
half an hour, get across the street
bank of the building. Said, "What
are you doin'?" He said, "I'm waitin'
for the 'leven o'clock crossing..."
and bounces in the pothole.
Ywanna fix something, you should fix
the pothole. Yessir, they should be
trussed up, thrown off some high
Whoever spent ten, f'teen thousand
dollars, a new traffic light, you
could grow old, paint your house
before it lets you cross the street,
and then, not fix the pothole.
What was wrong with the old traffic
INT. COFFEECORNER - DAY
I'm glad you asked... I'll tell you
what was wrong with it. And what was
wrong with it was it was behind the
You want to bring business
into this town? You have to plan for
a Waterford that does not exist. Not
at the moment, no...
a woman at the counter.
...the damn thing...
State And Main (2000)
Synopsis: FADE IN: EXT. FIREHOUSE - DAY Ann is walking down the street. The firedog runs out of the firehouse, she gives the dog a biscuit, and pats him on the head. The fireman is out front with a cup of coffee. Ann hands him a poster. EXT. STATE AND MAIN - INTERSECTION - DAY Morris and Spud, two codgers, are about to cross the street when they hear a beeping and stop. As they cross, we see the tail end of a van, and the group nods in that direction. MORRIS You hear that? SPUD Yes, I hear it. MORRIS Drive a man to drink. Took me near half an hour, get across the street yesterday.