Down at the beach and Tonino is rejoining Gyp and his last two goons. They wonder how Tonino got out alive. He doesn’t hesitate to admit he hid in a closet and the goons are all “Yeah, well. Gotta do what you gotta do.” Then they start clucking like a pack a hens about “That guy in the mask. What the fuck was that?” because Taxi Driver wouldn’t be made for another 50+ years.
Gyp’s looking more deranged than usual so Tonino goes into his spiel to calm the big gorilla down by making a plan. They’re not welcome back in NYC so they may as well take off for the mountains, maybe hide out in the Poconos for a while. Gyp’s not really listening, though, and he starts talking in a high-pitched, nasal, Long Island twang (hmmm, sounds familiar) about how they should relax. It’s a PAR-TEEE. And how he has very important work to do because he’s very important and has important friends and important garters and important socks and do they know who he is. In case it wasn’t obvious, he bugs out his eyes and asks again.
Tonino chuckles and says he’s Nucky, but Gyp gets his “not at all joking” joking demeanor on and says he’s Barney Google and he never takes anything personal. Gyp’s waving his gun and laughing, saying “Fuck’em all.” He came with nothing so how can he lose what he never had? They’ll start over, because that’s what this country’s about. Head out west and take over another small, hick town.
Gyp relaxes enough to put his gun in his pocket and Tonino’s hawkish enough to notice. Gyp walks off, with his back to the goons, to take a leak on the beach, while talking about his plan to take over a town, open a couple of speaks, bring in some girls and run a small, efficient operation. Gyp’s on a roll and not caring about what his men are doing. He’s just going to take his piss and sing “Barney Google.” Except midway through he just stops, gasping for air. Tonino stabbed him. In the back. Literally. Awesome.
While the other two goons just kind of stand around picking their asses Gyp turns around so Tonino can apologize, saying he’s gotta, then stabs Gyp in the chest, too, falling down dead. Tonino walks off down the road, cleaning his knife, and in the distance we see…a baby blue motherfucking Rolls Royce. He gets to the passenger’s side to tell Nucky and Eli it’s done. Nucky tells Tonino to take Gyp back to New York and let Masseria know this could either be the end or the beginning of the problems between them, but either way, if Nucky ever sees Tonino in AC again, he’ll kill Tonino himself. Tonino’s fine with that and walks off.
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