"The Gift"
CI, Episode 3.03
Production number: E4501
First aired: 12 October 2003
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Julian Bello
Teleplay By
Marlane Gomard Meyer

Story By
Marlane Gomard Meyer & René Balcer

Directed By
Alex Zakrzewski

Detectives Goren and Eames are called to investigate the case of a young man found knifed and murdered close to a church.




Main cast

Guest cast




"It's amazing what one copper mine can do for a family."

- Alexandra Eames

"Of all places to ditch a car, Long Island City would not be my first choice."

- Robert Goren

"Maybe one day we'll get lucky and robbery will be the motive. "

- Alexandra Eames

"That's a neat trick. He knew I was pregnant from the store. If she had said crab cakes, he would have said crawling babies."
"Well, maybe it is a trick. Maybe the trick's on her. "

- Alexandra Eames and Robert Goren

Background information and notes

  • The episode title "The Gift" is a reference to the psychic abilities or gift that Lyz Webster received, when she had really been the victim of spiritualized suggestion.

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