Kate Beckett: You know, she's got an amazing brain. I mean, if she wanted to, she'd make an incredible lawyer.
Richard Castle: Yeah, like I don't lose enough arguments to her already. What about you? You ever regret it? Not getting your law degree?
Kate Beckett: Um, I'd rather take criminals down than send them up.
Richard Castle: Really?
Kate Beckett: Mm-hmm.
Richard Castle: Because with your mind, I bet you could've made Chief Justice. You have all the qualifications. You're smart, you are intimidating, and you look very, very good in a robe.
Kate Beckett: Wow. Really?
Richard Castle: Mmm.
Kate Beckett: Care to take a ten minute recess in my chambers?
Richard Castle: If it please the court, I would.
Kate Beckett: Oh. I think we're gonna need a continuance.
Richard Castle: Uh, objection.
Kate Beckett: Overruled.
Kate Beckett: Beckett.
Javier Esposito: Victim's name is Sarah Cutler. Looks like she was killed last night and stuffed into a closet on set.
Kate Beckett: Was she a part of the production?
Javier Esposito: Yeah.
Richard Castle: Let me guess, the diva actress that everyone hated?
Javier Esposito: Actually, Castle, she was a writer.
Richard Castle: A writer? Why would anyone want to kill a writer?
Kate Beckett: Oh, so many reasons.