Perry: You know, when I leave here I'm meeting Paul Drake at a restaurant. He'll pick up the check for dinner. That'll be the fee for my services. He's just a friend but I never once doubted his innocence.
Charles Dameron: What do you mean by that?
Perry: Mr. Dameron, I never before met a person so far removed from humanity that he believed every one of his own children capable of committing a murder.