"John always talk about him mother and father were wronged. Wrong by dem Yankee who tink dem superior. Because they live on the top of the hill. Bushmaster come back uptown. Coming for what is his. Him gwan to see the family that live up on Sugar Hill. Him gwan take everyting back that's his. Every bloodclaat ting."
"Tonight, a grisly discovery at Harlem's Shirley Chisholm Complex turned a ribbon-cutting celebration into a macabre nightmare. Three severed heads were placed at the complex, owned by former councilwoman Mariah Dillard."
"Victims six and seven tonight. These two were identified by Shades as part of the Rum Punch Massacre, and the others were going to be named in an indictment that was going out tonight. Mariah is cleaning house."
"You really are Luke Corleone, aren't you?" "It's not like that, D-Dub." "The streets not hot no more. The dealers left the park. What did you do?" "I had a few conversations. Uh, put some people on notice. I made things right." "Wait, wait, the crime faucet your mans was talking about That's why you went to see Mariah on that Hyman Roth shit."