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Beebs
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« on: January 07, 2006, 08:35:15 PM »

I have a question about this dialogue, let's see if I can get it right.

"You said $5,000?"

"It's on its way...The reward for this man is $5,000, that right?"

"Judas was content with $4,970 less"

"There were no dollars in them days"

then I think he says:
"For sons of bitchs, yeah."

What's he saying? My Biblical history isn't that great (a murdering theif knows more about the gospel than me Shocked)
I assume Judas' bounty was $30. But the sons of bitchs I dont get.

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« Reply #1 on: January 07, 2006, 09:04:27 PM »

Judas's bounty was 30 pieces of silver.

He says "But Sons of Bitches, Yea" meaning there were no dollars in those days but "son's of bitches, yea". Lots of SOB's, lol.

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« Reply #2 on: January 10, 2006, 05:20:39 PM »

Right on.  He was calling Harmonica an SOB for turning him in , just as Judas turned in Christ for the $30.

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« Reply #3 on: January 10, 2006, 05:55:14 PM »

Ok now I get it. Thanks guys!

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