The Best The Handmaid's Tale, Season 5, Episode 5 Quotes

- Now, make sure to take one every day.
- I will. Thank you.

- So that's just it? You're done?
- We're never fucking done fighting.
- There are other places for us to go setup.
- But I'm sorry you made this trip for nothing.
- He just put up the flag.
- If he'd done it earlier,
- I'd have called it off.

- Yeah, that would... that would be a problem.
- You know, so many security concerns?
- You understand.
- Of course.
- Well. I will leave you to your evening, Mrs. Waterford.
- Good night.
- Good night.

- Should be here.
- Hmm.
- Hey, June.
- Yeah.

- Have they spoken to you about having a Handmaid?
- Sounds even more dreadful.
- Are you considering it?
- No. Fred and I are going to keep trying.
- God will bless us. I know it.

- Please! Just don't take her!
- No, no.
- Really... Just think about...
- I need to take a break.
- I could do with a break.
- I'm okay. Really.
- Come on, we have to go.
- June...

- Hang on.
June: What the fuck?
Guardian: When it's cold out,
- I spend most of my shift here.
- Beats freezing in the woods.
- And, uh, there's a real bathroom.

- You got the code word?
- "Beret."
- You guys got this.
- Come here.
Lily: You should get going.
- It'll be dark soon.
- Just make sure you come back.

- Raspberry! Raspberry!
- Uh...
- Beret.

- They need good homes.
- Good families to raise them in God's light.
- Of course.
- Of course they do, poor dears.
- You just... You never really know where they came from.
- Or who they came from. Do you?

- These are our very finest, most respectful, most fertile candidates.
- I've hand-picked this group myself for such an important
- Commander and his Wife.
- Thank you.
- Mm-hm.

- Oh, my God.
- Is... Is that, uh...
- Is that Gilead?
- Gilead doesn't use words.
- Come on.
- Luke, come on.
- Oh, my God. [grunts]

- Oh, an excellent choice,
- Mrs. Waterford.
- Good bones. Good genes.
- She also caught the eye of Commander Waterford.

- Oh! Nah, fuck Detroit.
- There's so many better...
- Fuck Detroit!
- There's so many better cities!
- I'm from Detroit.
- Oh! Are you serious?
- Yeah!

- I see why God put
- His divine light in you.
- Giving you a refuge is the very least we could do.
- Getting you away from those awful people.
- Well, we always knew there would be some who would resist our message.
- Selfish, small-minded people.
- That's what they are.

- I know, Abbie. I know.
- We all have.
- But seeing Mrs. Waterford gives me hope.
- It strengthens my faith.
- Oh! He just kicked.
- May I?
- Please, yes.

- Did you write that song?
- Yeah. Yeah, I did.
- Long time ago now.
- Mm-hm.
- Wow.
June: Mm-hm.
Guardian: You're really good.
June: Great song.
- ♪ Let's all get together ♪

- go through the Americans or the government.
- Mr. Wheeler has his ways.
- You can be on the call if you want.
- I'm sure that they would love to hear from you.
- Oh, no. No, no. I don't have a head for all of that. No.
- No, wives shouldn't burden themselves with business things.

- He's got beer in a cooler because bowling and beer.
- But where'd he get it?
- Now we need music.
- I don't think we need music.
- Yeah... Uh-oh!
- Here you go.
- Thanks.
- Sorry about that.

- We've got a meeting spot in No Man's Land we use.
- Getting there from here shouldn't be too hard.
- If you're lucky.
- I'm going with you.
- June...
- You're not going alone, so...
- I'm going.

- can't be too careful.
- Can't have you runnin' around the city.
- Um, your baby's needs come ahead of any plans or ambitions.
- Oh, yes, speaking of your baby,
- I understand you need to keep your levels up.
- Ah, yes, thank you.
- Yeah.

- And before you know it, you'll be welcoming a beautiful baby,
- God's blessing, into your home.
- Yes.
- Good.
- Thank you.

- Jesus.
[man 1] Go home, Yankees!
- We don't need your shit here!
[man 2] Canada is for Canadians, you motherfuckers!
Moira: Those fucking assholes.
Woman #2: Get the fuck out of our country!
[man 3] Go home, Yankees!

- I'd like the chance to meet him.
- To thank him for his support and generosity.
- Yes. Um...
- He's usually pretty busy.
- But, uh, I'll check.
- Great. I appreciate it.
- Thank you.

- Oh, I am thrilled that we will be posting a Handmaid with you and Commander Waterford.
- Yes. Uh...
- Mrs. Putnam said that the process would be simple.
- Oh! Easy as pie.
- Please.

- Blessed day.
- Good morning, Mrs. Waterford.
- Lovely day today.
- Yes, it is. It truly is.

- not to open the gate.
- Such a beautiful day.
- I'd just enjoy the grounds.
- All right.
- I'm here if you need me.
- Thank you.

- Well, um, we will have that
- Center on track in no time.
- I thought that they were shutting it down indefinitely.
- We can't let a few simple rules get in the way of God's will.
- Can we?

- It's not safe during the day.
- There's a place nearby.
June: No, no, no.
- We're not going anywhere.
- Hey, hey. No, hold on!
- We're doing this here.
- We're doing this now.
- We're not following you.
- You don't have to come with me.
- I have to go.
- I have to go. Now!

- Is, uh, is, is that a...
- Yeah, yeah. A mine.
- The rebels have a few scattered here and there.
June: What do we do?
- St-Stay back. It's okay.
- It's okay.
- They're... They're...
- They're usually...

- Lovely.
- You really think another speech from you is gonna sway the other Commanders?
- Mm?
- I doubt it.
- You know, you're welcome to try.

- I guess we'll just have to trust each other.
Ezra: For those who are truly righteous,
- He sometimes sends a refuge.
[Mrs. Wheeler] Mrs. Waterford.
- I'm Mrs. Ryan Wheeler.
- Welcome to our home.