Flashbacks reveal that John was a con man/grifter in 1927, using the name "Mr. Johnson" and the moniker of "Johnny on the Spot."
It's a small strait located in New York Harbor, specifically in the East River.
John: You broker coffee.
Browning: I trade coffee futures.
John: Not interested in the past.
Browning: The past is for suckers.
(as John swims nude)
Eva: New York State Penal Code, 245.01.
John: Is this a test?
Eva: Bans public nudity, unless you're breastfeeding.
John: Well, I use a pump.
Callie: Bad way to die. Ten minutes ago, you're taking your kid to school and now this.
Eva: I didn't know you had kids.
Callie: You don't think I'm the maternal type?
Eva: I didn't say that.
Callie: Well, you're right, I'm not. But I'm just saying every kid has a mother somewhere. (John arrives) Of course, I'm not so sure about him.
Callie: (after John has a flashback) Amsterdam, where do you go when you do that? It's like you're here but you're not here.
John: It's because I'm there.
John: Just because you look older, Omar, doesn't mean you are. I can do without the advice.
(discussing a case)
Eva: Sounds like a ground ball.
John: Maybe. I hate baseball metaphors.
Santori: FYI, I told Burnett that you're at psychological counseling.
Eva: Wishful thinking.
John: To actors.
Olivia: Whatever their profession.
Nash: If you come across him, watch your ass. He's armed and dangerous.
John: What a coincidence. So are we.
Callie: Where do you think you're going?
John: Therapy. I'm working through my feelings of homicidal rage.
Kayla: Actually, I have a client. Pilates.
John: Contrology. Union of mind and body. Created during World War I to help wounded vets. Worked for me.
Olivia: Ah, your scars. Does each one come with a story?
John: What can I say? I'm easily hurt.
Olivia: Ditto. Falling for a grifter is a recipe with for heartbreak.
John: Ditto with actresses.
Olivia: You never know what's real.
John: (to Callie) I won't kiss your ass, which isn't that great by the way. The way you twitch it around here, you'd think it's one of the seven wonders of the modern world.
Sara: (to John) That bullet, when it went through your heart, it killed something. It killed us.
Omar: (John, naked, steps from a pool and Omar throws him a towel) Ain't you got no shame?
Omar: What if some kid walked in, saw you in your particulars?
John: Well, he'd get what he deserved for sneaking into a closed facility.
Omar: That's what you're doin'.
John: Well, I have a key.
Omar: From 1935.
Callie: Amsterdam, I only want to know one thing.
Callie: Did you mean what you said about my ass?
International Air Date:
Norway: September 17, 2008 on TV3