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I went full Le Carré... (25.00)

Orrin: Exposing Wendy's short could be good for us; I've said it before.

Bobby: Yeah, and I've said: she is off limits. …You still here?

Spyros: Problem is, I already told Connerty. I went full Le Carré.

Bobby: The only reason you're not flying is because these windows don't open.

Wags: And we can't fire you right now because it wouldn't look good. But get the fuck out of our sight. And stay there.

David John Moore Cornwell (born 19 October 1931), better known by the pen name John le Carré is a British author of espionage novels. During the 1950s and 1960s, he worked for both the Security Service (MI5) and the Secret Intelligence Service (MI6). His third novel, The Spy Who Came in from the Cold (1963), became an international best-seller and remains one of his best-known works. Following the success of this novel, he left MI6 to become a full-time author. Several of his books have been adapted for film and television. In 2011, he was awarded the Goethe Medal.