The Rat Patrol
Is she a Delilah? “A spy for the Philistines,” Sgt Moffitt explains, demurring from Sgt. Troy’s opinion, no, “she’s a collaborator.”
French, close-shorn. She drops out of a German half-track after a successful attack by the patrol on a convoy, a Maquise, she says. Radar equipment was en route to a new installation.
They stop for water, she radios her lover, a Colonel. He dies to save her life as the patrol fights its way out of captivity.
There are “degrees of guilt,” Moffitt observes. Troy “wouldn’t mention her” in the report.