The Silence of E. Lamb

The Silence of E. Lamb

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ANNOUNCER: Previously on
Pretty Little Liars… ( phones beeping ) It’s from “A”. “Did you miss me, bitches?” ( screams ) You need to give me
those names, Paige. ARIA: Eddie wants
Ezra to know that there’s something
to look into at Radley. Oh, my God, I think that’s
supposed to be Mrs. DiLaurentis. Mrs. D was on the board
at Radley Sanitarium. Bethany was a patient there. Bethany was buried
in her yard. You think that “A” killed
Bethany and Mrs. D? Is there something going on
between you two?Yeah, that would be
a connection.
A slip?Caleb, I had no idea
when you’d come back or if you’d ever come back. I won’t be staying long. Your hair, your clothes, a lot’s changed with you
since she’s been back. Oh, yeah, and nothing’s
changed with you? Lucas and Melissa
are working with Mona. And they’re all
after Alison. ( screams ) They remember
how Alison treated them. They don’t want things to go
back to the way they were. Then maybe we can
really get rid of her. ( grunting ) Mr. Ibarra is the only
teacher of yours who wouldn’t schedule
a video conference with me while I was in Texas
with your dad. Is he new? Yes,
and he’s very low-tech. He won’t even use an
electric pencil sharpener. Bye, Mom. Uh, Emily, wait a second. I just had a thought. Ask Alison to come by
for dinner. When? Tonight. Tonight? Yeah. Spur of the moment. And you know what? Ask the other girls
to come, too. She was just at the house. Well, I know, but we didn’t
really get a chance to talk. And with everything
Alison’s been through, I just want her to know
that if she needs an ear that’s attached to an adult,
I’m here for her. Okay.All of us?What does your mom
want with all of us? Well, I think
she’s mostly asking Ali. That’s not like your mom. She’s a planner. Okay, I’m pretty sure
Emily’s mom is not one of
Mona’s secret ninjas. Are we supposed to be
suspicious of everyone now? It saves time. Well, I don’t think I’m gonna be
finished at Radley. I can’t just put
that Bethany drawing up on the bulletin board
with my phone number. It’s gonna take a while. “A” is not gonna
give us a while. Hey, are you going to
Ezra’s later to help him move his research
and spy stuff? Sure. Look, Em, I will try
to make it, but… Can you put your mom off? No, not without
an epic excuse. Okay. Then we’ll just do it,
get it over with. Your wish is our command. What is that
supposed to mean? ( school bell ringing ) I have to go to class. Hey! Um, do you think you can
walk me home after school? Everything that happened
with “A” at my house was just really intense. Sure. How’s your arm? It’s okay.
I’ll be fine. I don’t know
if I’ll be fine. Do you think the teachers
will see my bruises? And what if they
ask questions? I mean,
that’s the kind of thing that they have to report,
don’t they? Ali, breathe. The concealer covers
most of it anyway. Hey, Emily. Hi, Sydney. You must be Alison.
I’m Sydney. That’s a beautiful scarf.♪ Got a secret,
can you keep it? ♪
♪ Swear this one you’ll save ♪♪ Better lock it
in your pocket ♪
♪ Taking this one
to the grave ♪
♪ If I show you
then I know ♪
♪ You won’t tell what I said ♪♪ ‘Cause two can
keep a secret ♪
♪ If one of them is dead ♪A rat? Yesterday, after practice. I heard her screaming. Somebody put
a dead rat in her cap. You didn’t hear about this? No. She was shaking all over. I guess she has a thing
with rodents. Who did it? No one’s fessed up. Coach wants a team meeting,
but I don’t think it was someone
on the Sharks. Everyone loves Paige. Likes her, I mean. Well, I haven’t seen her yet. I don’t think
she came to school. You okay, Emily? Yeah, I’m fine. What do you know
about this? You’re gonna
have to give me a hint. What happened to Paige? Oh, the rat. Ah, God, it makes me irked
just to think about it. Hey, Sydney. Hey. Such a creepy thing to do
to someone as sweet as Paige. How is she? She stayed home today. Scared. A dead rat has “boy”
written all over it. Any particular boy? None comes to mind. Not even Noel Kahn? He lent me his notes
as a favor. Later. Caleb? What are you doing here? ( sighs ) Exit exams. Well, how’s reading about
monsters gonna help you? Shouldn’t you be
studying? I’ll wing it. You can’t wing it. It’s like all of high school
in one test. Look, I’m good. Okay? If they ask who signed
the Emancipation Proclamation, I’ll say Daniel Day Lewis. What? I believed it. Sorry. I should’ve asked. You never did. So what’s going on? What do you mean? You only eat three at a time when you’re bugging out
about something. Is it about Alison? Okay, Emily’s mom is making
dinner for her tonight. And we all have to be there in case Mrs. Fields
decides to grill her, too. Why do you all have
to be there? How much immoral support
does Alison need? Caleb. If you’re gonna make a break,
just do it. It’s not that easy. I didn’t say
it wouldn’t be messy. Caleb, I’ve been
through a divorce. Okay? It’s not just about
cutting off Alison. I don’t want to get
into some weird custody battle over our friends. Well, if you lose them,
you’ve always got me. I should probably get in there. I could use the next
10 minutes to figure out why there are three branches
of government. Good luck. Hey there. You the new volunteer? Aria? I mangled it, didn’t I? What? Your name on the badge. Oh, no. No, you got it right. Did you volunteer for the
reading program last year? Nope.
No, this is my first time here. Feel like we’ve met before. I don’t think so. It’s good to see you again, now that the smoke
has cleared. Yeah, my ears are
still ringing. Well, I’m glad
I’m not the only one that has to take these tests. I’m taking them to get out, you’re taking them to get in. Either way, it all comes down
to the same thing. Pass-fail, win-lose. Is that what you learned
those two years someone had you in a box? I got out of the box,
didn’t I? With a little help
from your friends. Everybody needs
someone to depend on. You seem to need
a lot of support. I’m not sure
I know what you mean. I’m not sure either. I don’t know you
that well. You don’t know me at all. That’s right. I just know you
from what you leave behind. Like a tornado. Notice how the artist
used the paint. He wanted to capture a feeling
as much as the flower. I want you to do the same. Use any color that expresses
how the flower makes you feel. No, Donna,
don’t do that. There are
no mistakes, guys. Great paintings often
come out of mistakes. Aria, would you mind
spreading out the other prints
on the table? ( indistinct chatter ) Thief. Thief. Rhonda. It’s one thing
to not participate, it’s another to disrupt. She stole my drawing! No, she didn’t. This is Aria’s
first class with us. Just ignore her.
She’s having a day. What happened? Police may have upset her. That patient they found dead
was her former roommate. Hey, when did you
get back? Last night. Where’s Dad? My apartment. I thought
I’d give him some space and come here and maybe
talk some sense into Mom. Is he okay? He’s all right
for the moment. Have you been
in the barn lately? No. No one has. Not since Mom fired
my sober-buddy. Why? He may have been sober,
but he was a lousy housekeeper. He left food out. Oh. Dad wants to sell
the house. Maybe they should. The house, Melissa. This is our home. Let me throw this away
and then we can talk. No, if he left a mess,
I should clean it up. He was here for me– No, it’s okay. Just let me do something,
okay? Please. Spencer.
What is in here? Oh, my God! I told you
he left food out. I have to go wash
my hands now. ( knocking on door ) Where have you been? I got your S.O.S.
when I was at the store. What’s going on?
What’s wrong? What did you say to Alison? What? She just left me
a message, pissed. What did you say to her? Were you trying
to catch her in a lie? I don’t need
to catch her, okay? I’m way ahead of her. Besides who cares
if Alison’s pissed? You’re trying to dump her
anyway, right? I don’t need you
to do that for me. What is that? It’s a beer. What are we celebrating? My freedom. I walked out
of that stupid test. Caleb, why would you
do that? Because Algebra
and Civics, they don’t mean a damn thing
in the real world, Hanna. Wow. You are making some really
great life choices right now. Yeah, well,
it’s called a decision. You’re just mad ’cause
I can make them, you can’t. How’s this for a decision? You need to leave now. I have a dinner to go to. Enjoy the pot roast. ( knocking on door ) Spencer. You ready? Sure. Wow. Wow what? Nothing. I just– Wow, I forgot how enthusiastic
you were about watching things. Have you heard from Aria? Yeah, I just talked to her. You should have waited. I can talk to Eddie myself
once the police finish. Look, in my experience
with Eddie Lamb he’s much less likely
to talk to you after the police leave. He wants us
to know something. He left a picture
on my doorstep. Yeah, because
he’s a good guy, but he’s really big
on self-preservation. Aria will be fine. Okay? She told me not to let you
do any heavy lifting. Hmm. Did you park downstairs? Around the corner. Good. I hope your friend’s shed
has a lot of room. It’s a little bit
more than Aria let on. Actually, would you let me
borrow one of those cameras? There’s just somebody
that I want to keep my eye on. No problem. ( indistinct chatter ) You’re a little out
of your neighborhood. Sometimes I just
like to walk. ( sighs )
Pretty awful, isn’t it, how things change
so quickly in this town? Somebody’s your girlfriend,
then they’re not. One day there’s a house
and the next day… it’s gone. Poof. If you or one of your goon squad
played that trick on Paige… You can call me a lot of names,
but don’t call me an amateur. A dead rat? Really? Give my love to Alison. EZRA: It’s like I said. Thank you for showing up
on that roof. It’s turning
into my greatest hit. It was pretty impressive. All those boxes… all those words,
and it wasn’t even the book I wanted to write. What did you want
to write about? My family. My brother and me. What happened when my
parents divorced, and my mother and father changed from who we thought
they were to who they really are. And I was gonna
figure it out all on paper, but… I couldn’t. Yeah, well,
families can be hard. ( sighs ) So I went with a mystery
that I thought I could solve. And not only did
I not solve it, I, um… I probably made it worse. I know that feeling. The camera is
for my sister. She’s connected
to all of this. I just have
to figure out how. Maybe we should put down
the puzzles and walk away. Now, well, when you
figure out how to do that, you give me a call, okay? You’ll be the first one. ( gasps ) Rhonda, what are you
doing in here? That doesn’t belong to you. You ripped that
out of my book. Where is it? Rhonda, I don’t… She gave these to me,
not to you! Who gave them to you?
Bethany? You know what they do
to thieves? They cut off their hands. What you gonna do, little girl,
when you’ve got no hands? Why did Bethany
give that to you? What are you trying to say?
You think I’m a thief? You’re the thief! No. Hey. What’s going on in here? What do you think
Aria stole from you? Rhonda, I asked
you a question. I need to take
my shower now. I got your text. Cramps? Really? Sneak up much? Aria’s stuck at Radley,
Spencer bailed on me. I mean, it can’t just be Ali,
my mom and me. When did your mom
start drinking beer? She washes her hair with it. Look, I kind of have a headache. Okay, you can have your
headache in two weeks to go with your cramps. I don’t know. Hanna, my mom
is making pop-overs. You know what that means. Look, I’ve hit my Ali limit
for one day. Every minute with her just sucks so much
energy out of you. Yeah, well, she’s really
nervous about all this. I mean, the cops have been
breathing down her neck. It’s not the cops, Em,
it’s your mom. Maybe she could use
some practice getting her story straight. We all could. Yeah, that’s why
you need to be there. Em, what’s going on
with you two? I don’t know. It’s– Ali’s just been really needy. ( sighs ) Fine. I’ll get some shoes. Okay. And brush your hair. 10 minutes, my house. Thanks. ( indistinct chatter ) RHONDA: Who told her she
could have that shower stall? That’s my shower stall! Everybody around here’s
taking all my stuff! Everybody! ( laughing ) Mrs. Horowitz means well. I really shouldn’t laugh. Oh, no.
Seriously, please laugh. I need as much laughter
as I can get. Hey, Hanna. Hey, Mrs. Fields. Sorry, I’m late. No worries. We were just getting ready
to bring things to the table. Do you want something
to drink? Water is fine. Oh, there you go. Em, you want to
give me a hand? Sure. Hey, did you talk
to Caleb? He’s not gonna
make any trouble. A boy like that can make trouble
without even trying. Well, I trust him. I don’t. Now would be a really bad time
to make a mistake. Caleb is not a mistake. He is the most un-mistake thing
in my life. You have to keep
a clear head, Hanna. It’s hard to do that
when you’re kissing somebody. So what do you want me to do? And keep it simple because you know
I’m not very smart. I’m just saying. He came back to town, you were still
in a relationship. Maybe you should just cool it
a little bit, make sure that you’re doing
the right thing… for everybody. Are you telling me
not to see Caleb? MRS. FIELDS:
Who wants a pop-over? Save one for me. Long day? Yeah. I’m actually really late to a friend’s house
though, so… Volunteers don’t usually
stay this late. Radley can be
a little overwhelming. Well, it’s only
my first day. I’ll catch on. What are you looking for? Um, I’m sorry. I’m late.
I have to go. ( car beeping ) ( engine revving ) ( phone ringing ) Is this Ezra Fitz? So they gave us a deal
on the replacement windows. It’s the second set of widows
we bought this year. Al Simon said
it was a “bad luck” discount. I could use one of them. I think we all could. If you ask me, I think
people make their own luck. Sometimes things happen
that aren’t anybody’s fault. Yeah, like, I don’t know,
say like a meteor falls and hits your car,
but the walking around stuff, that’s usually
somebody else’s fault. Right, Ali? I think
what Hanna means is– No, Hanna knows
what Hanna means. Maybe you’re right, Han. Maybe we do set ourselves up
for bad things. We don’t mean to,
but we do. I mean
what happened to me… there were times in the dark
where I would just think… “What did I do to anyone that was so bad
to deserve this?” You can’t blame yourself
for what happened. Sure, in the light, in clean clothes
and hot plate of food, that makes sense. But when you’re by yourself, you don’t even know
what day it is. The only one around
to blame is yourself. I did. I was so ashamed
of what had happened to me. Don’t say that. I was ashamed. And that’s why I asked Emily
and Hanna and the others to not tell anyone
when I came back. And they didn’t. And that must have been
so hard for them. You have some
very special friends, Alison. I know. You’re the special one,
Ali. There is no one
in the entire world like you. Cheers. ( coughing ) Are you all right? Yeah, I’m fine. Can I help you clear? Please. Great. Hanna. What? I had to have something
to wash down all the baloney we had with dinner. Look, I know that
it was my idea, but you really cannot go back
to Radley. I have to. Look, maybe Rhonda knows
who visited Bethany, who Bethany’s friends were. The more I find out, the closer
we are to exposing “A.” Let me see that drawing. This was the last thing
that Bethany drew. She must have left Radley
after this. Yeah, but did
she leave hours after? Weeks?
Days? And why did she end up
at the DiLaurentis’ house? This early stuff
is so normal. It’s just what you draw
in art class. So how did it go today
with Ezra? It was fine. You didn’t say anything,
did you, about… Aria, why would I slip you
into a conversation? You guys have done
enough slipping on your own. Wow. Wait, that looks like
a Chagall, the woman flying
like that. She’s not flying. She’s falling. Look, look at the vines. Look at the bars
on the window. Someone falling at Radley? Toby’s mother? You think that
Bethany saw that? Well, saw it
or heard about it. Wait, you think that Bethany
was the “fragile patient” that was on the roof
with Toby’s mother that night? Who else knew
Bethany at Radley? That’s Mrs. DiLaurentis,
isn’t it? Yeah. Mrs. D was on the board. She was part of the cover-up. So Bethany left Radley and then she went looking
for Mrs. DiLaurentis. And found someone waiting
for her with a shovel. Maybe that person was “A.” I have to show this
to Toby. Okay.
Well, take a picture. I’ve got to get this back
under the mattress before Big Rhonda
finds out it’s missing. She really, really doesn’t like
people touching her stuff. Okay. What are you doing? Taking your keys. You’re leaving but I don’t think
you should drive. Emily, I thought
I was helping you– Yeah, I needed help,
but you weren’t helping. Here. I’ll tell them
that your mom called and you had to leave. You know, all that stuff about
her blaming herself? Your mom didn’t buy it. I was looking at her. She wasn’t buying any of it. SYDNEY: Hanna, right? It’s Sydney. Emily’s friend
from swim team? Oh, hey. Having a hot date
with my homework. You on your way out or… No, I just had dinner
over at Em’s. Oh, must have been
some dinner. Do you want to sit
for a minute? No, I was just
gonna head home. Not like that, you’re not. Wait it out with me. We’ll split a panini. Okay, I guess I probably
could sober up a little bit. I’ve already yacked on
my mom once this week. Um, can I have a soy latte
with caramel and whipped cream? You? Same. Did she eat anything? Just some salad. ( sighs ) I tried to coax her. She just doesn’t have
any appetite. Because she knows
whose side you’re on. I’m not on anyone’s side. Really? Then who is staying
in your apartment? What was I supposed to do? Send Dad to a hotel
because you’re mad at him? I’m not mad at him!
Okay? I’m just trying to figure out
who he is and who you are and what Mom
and I are up against. Now who’s taking sides? This isn’t helping
anything, you and I
going at each other. It’s bad enough
between Mom and Dad. Parents– Parents are not supposed
to stop loving each other. This is not about love. If it were about love, then there wouldn’t be
bodies buried in backyards up and down the street. This is about lies and whispered conversations that stop when somebody
walks into a room. It’s about Alison. What really happened
to her… and what happened
to that poor girl who ended up
in the ground. You’re right. I am? But it’s still about love,
Spencer. Sometimes people do things
they can’t explain… things that they regret. But it is
still about love. ( door opens and closes ) ( beeping )HANNA: You were so right.Melted cheese
is the best booze-blocker. You can say that
again. No. ( chuckles ) I need a napkin. I think
there’s one under here. Yeah, here you go. Thank you. I was just reading about that. So scary. Apparently
they lost everything. Yeah. We were at Em’s house
when it happened. Did you know
whoever lived there? Yeah. Yeah, our friend Toby
grew up there with his stepsister
Jenna. Her name
just keeps popping up. People seem to have
a lot of beef with her. Well, she definitely
has her own chuck to grind. And somebody thought her house would make
a good barbecue pit? ( laughs ) God, I would love
to rake her over the coals. Actually,
that is not true. I just think
that the whole time we were fighting
someone else’s battle. Have you ever wanted
to make up with Jenna? Quit fighting? I mean, there was
always a possibility that we could with Shana–
Jenna. But after everything that
happened in New York, it was just too late. Sounds juicy. Last chance
for chocolate mousse. Uh, I’m good.
Thank you. You know, I’m sorry
that Hanna had to leave, but it was really nice
having that time with Alison. Why was it so important
to have Ali here tonight? I wanted to see
the two of you together. You know,
hindsight’s 20-20 and I just realized that
maybe you thought of her as more than just a friend
before she left. I did. A lot changed
while she was gone. How do you feel now? I’m working on it. You know, Emily,
I still talk to people, you know,
people in the police force. And that story
that Alison told you about being kidnapped… it’s got some problems. Look, honey, I can’t tell you
how your heart should work. But just remember that you may
have saved Alison once… you don’t have
to keep saving her. Hey, if you want
we can take these to go and I can drop you off
at home. Yeah, yeah. Sure. Um, actually
I think I might walk home. The air,
it will probably help. You sure? Yeah. Okay. I’ll see you at school. Thanks. Bye.♪ And you heard
I was trouble ♪
♪ But your name is a wave
washing over me ♪
♪ No games,
just a slave to you totally ♪
♪ ‘Cause I don’t care what
they say about you Virgo ♪
♪ And you don’t care
what they say about me Virgo ♪
Did you blow off
your dinner? I got kicked out. Seriously? What happened? Did Emily’s mom catch you
spitting into your napkin? Look, Hanna, I probably shouldn’t be giving advice
about friends. You handle Alison
however– I don’t want to
talk about Alison. I want to talk about us. What do you mean? I may be having a hard time
making decisions lately, but so have you. And when it comes to me… you’ve been on the fence
ever since you got back. Look, we’ve talked
about this. You and Travis– There is no
“me and Travis.” Not when you’re back here. What do you want? I don’t know. The time that I spent away
from here, it made me question a lot. I’m not the same person. I learned stuff about my family
and me… and the world. When I look
around this room I don’t see the same stuff
that I used to. Do you see me? Of course. Then why don’t
we just start there?♪ So pull me down
if you want to ♪
♪ And I hope
that you want to ♪
♪ ‘Cause I want to be
your man ♪
♪ And I want to
say it loud ♪
♪ You can show me
where trouble goes ♪
♪ Tell me secrets
only trouble knows ♪
♪ ‘Cause you want to be
my girl ♪
( beeping ) EMMA: Hey, Paige, it’s me. I heard what happened to you
in the locker room. I should have
called you sooner. I’m sorry if this was because
of what you told me about Mona which I think it was. I’m sorry I put you
in the middle of all this. If you need anything,
please call me. Listen, even if you don’t need
anything, just call. Please. Okay, I love– I’d love to hear from you. I hope you’re all right. Bye. ( cell phone beeps ) I’m walking out my door
right now, Spencer. No,
I haven’t talked to Hanna. Yeah.
Okay, I’m on my way. Bye. Ezra? You saw Eddie
as you were leaving, right? Yeah. In the parking lot.
Why? He called
to set up a meeting. I waited for over an hour. Eddie never showed up. EMILY: That is not
how she was dressed when she left. Where is Ali going? Did you see her
come back? No.
Not yet. Well, how was she acting when
she left your house tonight? Hard to tell,
she left pretty early. Might have been
Hanna’s fault though. She was drinking. In front of your mom? Yeah,
I had to kick her out. She knows I’m mad. She might not even show up. She has to show up. We have to figure out
what Ali’s up to. ( cell phones beeping ) ( door opens ) Hey. Sorry, you guys,
I ran into Caleb and we had a few things
to talk about. What did I miss? Did you just get the text
that came in? It’s from “A.” No. Are you sure? Check your phone. I don’t know
what text you’re talking about. “New York, New York,
it’s a hell of a town. Ali’s keeping secrets. Maybe that’s
because of Hanna’s big mouth.” Care to fill us in?

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