Act 1 Scene 7
Mr. Walson gives a tour of the facility. Beyond the lounge is a long hallway with several locked reinforced doors. Mr. Walson shows them a gym connected to a padded room.
Mr. Walson: "You'll be spending plenty of time here. A full person carries himself. But let's start off with a workout."
Act 1 Scene 6
One of the youths raises his hand.
Rex: “I was actually wondering what the deal was with the TV screen. I mean, the image was like super def. Sup with that?”
Act 1 Scene 5
The room has eight other people sitting with a reasonable amount of space between them, as opposed to the community center. There’s an action movie on the large screen.
Movie: “You can’t touch me! I’m doing what’s best for the people!”
Lisonse sits and looks at the closest person. The screen flashes and a gunshot is heard.
Lisonse: “Did I miss much?”
Wright: “The television is 2.573 meters north.”
Lisonse: “I meant the movie.”
Wright: “Not sure. Haven’t been paying attention.”
As he turned to go down the ladder, the Officer heard a commotion outside. He dove down through the square opening in the floor and did a handspring on the ground, landing in a defensive crouch. In a flash he produced long sleek gun barrels from under his sleeves.
His soldiers stood to the left, aiming their rifles at a small dirty man squatting on the ground.
“What is the situation Lieutenant?” the Officer said.
Act 1 Scene4
Mr. Walson is at the front desk when Lisonse arrives.
Mr. Walson: “Glad to see you’re taking an interest in becoming a well rounded person.”
Lisonse: “I just said I’d check it out.”
Mr. Walson: “That’s alright. I just figured I’d come to give you a tour.”
Mr. Walson’s car arrives and the two get in.
Mr. Walson: “What do you do for a living, out of curiosity?”
Lisonse: “I’m a delivery boy.”
Mr. Walson: “How’s that going for you?”
Lisonse: “I’m not homeless, but I wish the pay was better.”
Act 1 Scene 3
Lisonse is shown waking at 6:00 AM. The refrigerator is opened. Food is consumed. Teeth are brushed and showers are taken. He grabs his work bike and heads out, limping slightly. Lisonse arrives at delivery hub slightly late. Mr. Chesney only gives him a look. Lisonse takes his packages but stops at one of the computers.
Mr.Chesney: “What are you doing?”
Lisonse: “I’m checking the public security cam site to see which routes are safe.”
Act 1 Scene 2
Lisonse leaves the community center on bike. Lisonse is shown riding subway. Once home, he logs on his computer and researches Mr.Walson.
Various minor articles are found. Community center contributions. Opponent of mandatory volunteering program. History in Survey Analysis. Business degree.
Lisonse is shown going to sleep in bed, then awaking at 6:00 AM. The refrigerator is opened. Food is taken out. Teeth are brushed and showers are taken. He grabs his other bike and heads out. Lisonse arrives at delivery hub and taps on staff door. Enter Mr. Chesney.
The Admiral appeared startled, then he leaned forward and his eyes twinkled. “Is that so?”
“Yes, it is.”
“And why is that?”
Act 1 Scene1
Setting: Crowded party, full of chatter.
Protagonist is standing while sipping from cup. Mr. Richards taps him on the shoulder.
Mr. Richards: “I’ve been looking for you. I want to introduce someone to you.This is Mr.License.”
Mr.Walson: puts out hand to shake Lisonse's. “In any case, it’s a little peculiar to get a neighborhood transfer halfway through the season.”
He surfaced in a large room with a low ceiling. It was lit warmly, though he saw no visible source of illumination. The walls were pale and smooth, and a rug of tightly knit blue and green fibers covered the floor. A small desk with a cushion to kneel on looked out the sole window onto a tangle of branches and leaves. A slim, fragile door without a handle led into the only other room. The Admiral sat on a chair made of woven reeds, watching the Officer with a wide, toothy grin. In the close, welcoming light of his quarters, his eyes were brilliant pebbles.