Laurie wants to go straight, really she does, but it’s no good. Her love for thrills gets in the way
And so the ballad of Laurie and Bart begins. Their cross-country crime spree plays like an
It takes Bart quite a while to figure out just how far Laurie is willing to go to get what she wants.
aimlessness very well.
Their relationship is another destructive amour fou. Do they love each other? Bart no doubt loves Laurie. Does Laurie love him? She’s willing to leave him if he doesn’t want to follow her into a life of crime. But it turns out they can’t be without the other. Laurie is not a dame who milks gullible suckers for all they’re worth, she’s not looking for a chump to take the fall for her crimes. Her love for Bart is genuine which sets her apart from other femmes