Darian's popping in and out stressed her out, and she turned up the TV, trying to lose herself in a movie as she calmed.
"I stressed you out," he said with a frown.
"I'm not stressed," she replied.
There followed an exchange of views on arresting and jailing young offenders, something Fitzgerald felt should be done as an example—"put the bad apples where they belong"—while Dean stressed education in addition to enforcement.
"None of which Bird Song has," Cynthia stressed as she reached in her pocket and withdrew a quarter.