Shannon Christie Quotes in Far and Away (1992)


Shannon Christie Quotes:

  • [about Grace]

    Shannon Christie: She's got an awfully large chest to be goin' to church.

    Joseph Donnelly: Shannon, all chests are equal in the eyes of the Lord.

  • Shannon Christie: Pretend you love me.

    Joseph Donnelly: I pretend I love you.

    Shannon Christie: I pretend I love you, too.

  • Shannon Christie: Joseph?

    Joseph Donnelly: What?

    Shannon Christie: Am I beautiful at all?

    Joseph Donnelly: [whispering] I've never seen anything like you in all of my livin' life.

    Shannon Christie: Good!

  • Shannon Christie: May I ask, what are you doing, sitting at my table?

    Joseph Donnelly: I'm eating your chocolate cake.

  • Shannon Christie: This was our dream together. I don't want this without you!

  • Shannon Christie: No! Joseph, please come back. Joseph, no! Don't leave me alone. Please. I loved you. I loved you from the first time I saw you.

    Joseph Donnelly: I've often wondered about that.

  • Joseph Donnelly: Tell me! Tell me ya like my hat!

    Shannon Christie: You're not wearing a hat.

    Joseph Donnelly: [yelling] Say it! Say you like my hat!

    Shannon Christie: You're not wearing a hat!

  • Shannon Christie: You'll never win this duel with Steven. We've all seen you handle a gun. Boy, I am giving you your freedom!

    Joseph Donnelly: I'm not going to a distant world. I'm of Ireland, and I'll stay in Ireland until I die!

    Shannon Christie: That's in about five hours.

  • Joseph Donnelly: Maybe this is my destiny. On his death bed, my father told me he'd be watching me from up above. I wonder now if his spirit might be near, guiding me along.

    Shannon Christie: If he bumps into Mr. McGuire up there, tell him I want my spoons back.

  • Shannon Christie: Look, you've got your land.

    Joseph Donnelly: But all the land in the world means nothing to me without you.

  • Coniff: I think the prettiest girl in this factory, the one with the prettiest eyes, and the prettiest red hair, is Joseph's sister - if you don't mind me saying so Joseph.

    Joseph Donnelly: Well, ya can say what you like lad. But I warn ya, that redhead has a bite that stings.

    Flynn: [to Shannon] Get to work!

    Shannon Christie: Get your filthy hands off me you ugly animal!

    Flynn: That'll cost you a day's wage. Go ahead. Insult me again.


    Shannon Christie: [weakly] Pig.

    [women laugh]

    Flynn: There goes tomorrow. Done?

    Shannon Christie: [looks over to Joseph, who jestures "No! Work!", returns to work, but spins around] Take Friday as well, you spineless little fraction of a man.

    Joseph Donnelly: [laughs and smiles] Bite lads. Bite.

  • Joseph Donnelly: [about Grace] Grace isn't a tramp. She's a dancer in the Burley-cue.

    Shannon Christie: That's not dancing. That's kicking her knickers up. I suspect if you asked her to, she'd kick her knickers off.

    Joseph Donnelly: Oh, maybe she would.

    Shannon Christie: Has she?

    Joseph Donnelly: Let me see... I'm trying to remember.

    Shannon Christie: Well, think hard! If there's any brains left in your head!

  • Shannon Christie: Stop right where you are! Don't flutter an eyelid! Or I'll stab ya! I'll stab ya through!

  • Shannon Christie: [while trying to persuade Joseph to come with her] When I saw that, I realized you could be very useful to me... you could be my serving boy!

  • Shannon Christie: [about Mr. McGuire] That dead man! He stole my spoons!

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