Underground Season 2 Episode 1: "Contraband" Quotes
Slave Catcher: We got three runaways. You wanna pay us for one?
Rosalee: You ain't got nothing yet.
Harriet: $10 or two bullets. It's your choice.
Slave Catcher: I ain't scared of no nigger bitches.
Harriet: And ain't nobody scared of you. My daddy taught me how to carve up a tree real good. I imagine yo skin be a bit easier to handle. Now, you heard me say my arms is tired. So what's it gonna be?
The accused is still property of Susanna Macon. What he did in Ohio, while reprehensible, is secondary property crime. Therefore, Noah Macon must be returned to Georgia.John
Harriet: This plan of yours is dangerous.
Rosalee: Everything we do is dangerous.
Rosalee: Noah is my family, he gave up his freedom for Boo and me.
Harriet: He ain't blood. Hearts change.
Let's wrap this up here. My niece is down from Canada. She's excited to reunite with the rest of her family.John
So did everyone bring their kits?Georgia
[hands Elizabeth a gun] Welcome to sewing circle.Georgia
Prisoner: How you know what a Marshal office is?
Noah: you ever heard of the Macon 7?
If you trust me, by this time tomorrow we gon all be free.Noah
The silence around slavery is an extension to the brutality.Georgia
Slave Catcher: [to Rosalee] Make another move, and I'll shoot your head clean off.
Harriet: I could say the same. My arms are mighty tired, and I aim to end this quick.