But, unbeknownst to the Italians, the men in the boat—identified as Ajesh “pinky” Bink and Jelestine—were not pirates after all.
pinky says Harley is Platt's "caretaker" but won't fill in details.
pinky will only say that Platt's affairs are in good order at this point.
: pinky ring
The little finger: Pardon my lifted pinky (1860+)
[fr an earlier adjective sense, ''small, tiny'']
(also Pink) Nickname for a red-headed person (1930s+)