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アニーナの相談
 リックの所に、アニーナという女性が相談にくる。ルノーは信用できるかどうか(口が堅いかどうか)を聞きに。彼氏のヤンが、出国ビザを買うために、ルーレットをしているが、負けている。子供のために、どうしてもアメリカに行きたいので、ルノーに体をまかせるつもりだが、秘密がばれないかと。
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 そして、貴方を愛する彼女が同じようなことをしても、彼女を許せるかどうかをリックに聞いている。リックは、自分の国に戻った方がいいと、一旦答えるが、彼女の必死さに、何か感じる所が!
RICK I thought so. Where's your husband?
ANNINA At the roulette table, trying to win enough for our exit visas. Oh, of course, he's losing.
RICK How long have you been married?
ANNINA Eight weeks. we come from bulgaria. Oh, things are very bad there, monsieur. A devil has the people by the throat. So, Jan and I, we, we do not want our children to grow up in such a country.
RICK So you decided to go to america.
ANNINA Yes, but we have not much money, and traveling is so expensive and difficult. It was much more than we thought to get here. And then Captain Renault sees us, and he is so kind. He wants to help us.
RICK Yes, I'll bet.
ANNINA He tells me he can give us an exit visa, but we have no money.
RICK Does he know that?
ANNINA Oh, yes.
RICK And he is still willing to give you a visa?
ANNINA Yes, monsieur.
RICK And you want to know...
ANNINA Will be keep his word?
RICK He always has.
ANNINA Oh, monsieur, you are a man. If someone loved you very much, so that your happiness was the only thing that she wanted in the world, but she did a bad thing to make certain of it, could you forgive her?
RICK Nobody ever loved me that much
ANNINA And he never knew, and the girl kept this bad thing locked in her heart, that would be all right, wouldn't it?
RICK You want my advice?
ANNINA Oh, yes, please.
RICK Go back to Bulgaria.
ANNINA Oh, but if you knew what it means to us to leave Europe, to get to America! Oh, but if jan should find out! He is such a boy, In many ways, I am so much order than he is.
RICK Yes, well, everybody in casablanca has problems. Yours may work out. You'll excuse me.
ANNINA Thank you, monsieur.

 ・have〜by the throat:〜を完全に支配する
 ・more than〜:〜より以上の(に)
 ・I bet:きっと, 確かに, そうだ(った)ろうね
 ・keep one's word:約束を守る
 ・so that〜:もし〜ならば
 ・make certain:確実にする, 確かめる
 ・lock in:閉じ込める, しまい込む
 ・such a〜:とても〜な
 ・work out:うまく処理する, やりとげる