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Film Shows the Pain of Withholding Forgiveness

Editor's Note: If you're using the actual clip, start at 1:17:34. The scene begins at the ** (see the text below) where Rory asks "What is this about then?" Prior to that line there are two curse words.

In the movie The Words, a struggling young writer named Rory Jansen finds a mysterious manuscript stuffed in an old leather briefcase. Rory types the anonymous manuscript word-for-word and then submits it to a publisher pretending that ...

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