"You're the same way you were the day we met. A pain who speaks the truth."
In her own words, Tarouca's job was "to show me my faults and make me recognize them,...This being most necessary for a ruler, since there are few or none at all who will do this, commonly refraining out of awe or self interest."
Maria Theresa, by Edward Crankshaw
Erin's boss: You're arrogant and self-righteous but you're also the only one I can trust to call me out when I cross the line.
Erin Reagan: Are you sure that's what you want?
Erin's boss: No, but it's what I need.