German refugee Theo Kretschmar-Schuldorff is detained at immigration and asked to explain why he's entering Britain, so he tells them in a single-take, three-minute monologue.
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Theo explains, "Very foolishly I remembered the English countryside, the gardens, the green lawns, the weedy rivers and the trees she loved so much. And a great desire came over me to come back to my wife's country. And this, sir, is the truth."