George: Why did you lie?
Carmen: 'Cause I knew you'd freak out if you knew Jason's parents were out of town.
Angie: Well what kind of parents just leave their kid and then go off to live in another country? That can't be legal.
George: No, it's not, it's called abandonment... at least that's what the cops said when they dragged my mom back from Dwana, and made her untie me from the lemon tree.