Teresa Lisbon is the woman in charge. She is Patrick Jane's boss on The Mentalist and it's safe to say that she isn't amused by his occasional antics and unusual investigative style.

Teresa Lisbon Quotes

Jane: I'm not your boss. Why would you say that?
Lisbon: Just sometimes now you act like you are.
Jane: We're equals. Partners.
Lisbon: Fine. Just remember that.

It's like Lord of the Flies over there.

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