The Rookies (1972)

Season 1 Episode 6

Covenant with Death

Aired Monday 8:00 PM Oct 09, 1972 on ABC



  • Quotes

    • (arriving at Mike and Jill's apartment, where everyone, including Toby Jones, has gathered)
      Lt. Ryker: Well, I was just driving by, I spotted Jones' van, I thought I'd come up and follow my doctor's orders. Uh, he thought it might be therapeutic if I personally visited the cause of my latest ulcer attack.
      Toby Jones: Oh, hey, I've got perfect remedy for that, Lieutenant: a healing session tonight. We'll pray those ulcers right into oblivion, man.
      Lt. Ryker: Thanks, uh, I don't think so.
      Webster: Oh, come on, Lieutenant, if ever a person needed to be healed, am ...
      Lt. Ryker: Physicians heal themselves. Now, if you want to look that up, you'll find it in the Gospel according to St. Luke, Chapter 4, Verse 23.
      Toby Jones: All right.
      Lt. Ryker: Oh, here's another one for you: second Thessalonians 3:10 – If any would not work, neither should he eat. That means you're on duty in a half an hour, don't be late.