‘He says, “Don’t put your elbows on the table.” He does. Insults people. Doesn’t care.’ – The Tree of Life (2011)

Father: I remember when you were born.
They wouldn’t let me come home. The navy said an officer must be present for the laying of the keel, but… not at the launching.

**(Father Playing Piano)

**(R.L. Joins on Guitar)

Young Jack Whispering: Makes up stories. Original words.

(Laughing) (Shouts)

Young Jack: He says, “Don’t put your elbows on the table.”

Indistinct Background: Are you ready?

Young Jack: He does.

Insults people.

Doesn’t care.

Father: I remember when you were born.

They wouldn’t let me come home. The navy said an officer must be present for the laying of the keel, but… not at the launching.