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Shortland Street - First Episode

Television (Full Length Episode) – 1992

I tried to reason with him, but he just bulldozed over me and went ahead. You know the last thing I need is any more scandal.
– Chief Nurse Carrie Burton (Lisa Crittenden) to clinic boss Michael McKenna (Paul Gittins), describing Doctor Ropata's insistence on delivering a baby
Shortland Street Accident and Emergency Centre.
– Receptionist Marjorie Neilson (Elizabeth McRae) answers the phone, and utters the very first line on the show
Look, you just can't walk in here and perform a cesarean. So far as I'm concerned you don't even work here yet.
– Chief Nurse Carrie Burton (Lisa Crittenden), to Doctor Ropata (Temuera Morrison), shortly before she mentions the word Guatemala

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