Will Turner: You knew my father.
Pintel: Old Bootstrap Bill? Aye, we knew 'im. Never sat well with ol' Bootstrap, what we did to Sparrow and all. That's why he sent a piece of the treasure off to you, as it were. He said that we deserved to be cursed... and remain cursed.
— Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl
Jeremy. Someday, people will tell you about your father. For that, I'm sorry. I love you.
—Note from John Konrad to his son, Spec Ops: The Line