Dr. Reid: [The Company is] a Sado-Masochistic role play scenario. A game, essentially, in which a cabal of men tell their submissives they can trade their slaves at their whim if you displease your master or try to escape, The Company will find you, kill you, and kill your family. Agent Hotchner: The voluntary submissives understand that it's just a fantasy. But Malcolm Ford has gotten Cindy to believe that it's real.
Agent Rossi: Have you ever been in the field? Senator Cramer: I have, but I'm not the one on trial here. Rossi: Then maybe you can imagine what it was like to find Emily Prentiss dying at the hands of Ian Doyle. Now ask yourself, was it wrong for him to want to take him out?