ERIN (beat, looks around) This is a really nice office. Then, just as it pulls slowly out into the street, a JAGUAR barrels around the corner, accelerating out of the turn, and SLAMS into the side of Erin's car, sending it CAREENING into the median.
ERIN Anyway, I was at the company and - this is interesting, actually - I helped Ramish Ginatra design, as an assistant, part of the Alaskan pipeline... But I lost that job because my son came down with the Chicken Pox and 104 temperature and my ex-husband was useless, so.know... That was my first interest really..then I, you know, got married.a kid too young and.kind of blew it for me.. Jaffe looks down at her resume, trying to figure a polite route. Of course, you'd have to observe me to know for sure, but trust me on that one. I mean, you show me what to do in a lab once, and I've got it down. ERIN (CONT'D) ..instance, at one point I wanted to be an engineer, so I was working at Fleuer Engineers and Constructors in Irvine. Tall in a mini skirt, legs crossed, tight top, beautiful - but clearly from a social class and geographic orientation whose standards for displaying beauty are not based on subtlety.
A beauty queen would come to mind - which, in fact, she was.
Did you know our present system for map- making dates back to the ancient Greeks in like the third century B.
erin brockovich a true story by SUSANNAH GRANT Revisions by RICHARD LAGRAVENESE Revised Draft 03/22/99 NOTE: THE HARD COPY OF THIS SCRIPT CONTAINED SCENE NUMBERS.
JAFFE'S OFFICE - DAY A successful-looking doctor sits behind a desk in a well- appointed office.
Or a urine analysis, with that dipstick that tells you whether or not the white count is high...
I mean what is it - you stick a giant Q-tip down their throat and wait.