Henry is Frank’s (Selleck) unapologetically bold father and former police chief. Henry is widowed and never made it to Commissioner as he was unable to play the political game needed.
Frank: Down these mean streets a man must go who is not himself mean. Who is neither tarnished or afraid.
Henry: Raymond Chandler?
Frank: His definition of a hero.
My first C.O. once told me that if there's a conversation you've been avoiding, then that's the one you need to have.Henry