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EXT.STREET – NIGHT, PAST TIME

Ina dark, quiet street, sound of a car coming across temporarily lightsup the street. Connor is crossing the streets

(FADEOUT)

INT.LIVING ROOM – NIGHT

Thereare portraits of family members all over the walls in the livingroom. A staggering John comes across the pictures, hits the tablemaking one of the photos to fall down and crack. John then picks thepicture frame and throws it in the trash.

(CUTOUT)

EXT.STREET – NIGHT

Connormoves across the street wearing a construction worker vest. He walksalong thoughtfully and in some instance stares at a mark on the road.He looks at it for a while before moving on.

(CUTOUT)

INT.JOHN’S ROOM – NIGHT

Johnstays in a dark room with a table lamp next to his bed. With a bottleof liquor beside him, John is playing a video game.

(CUTOUT)

INT.LIVING ROOM – NIGHT

Connorenters, hangs up his gear i.e. flashlight and helmet and then looksacross the room. With a sigh, he gazes towards John’s room.

CONNOR

John?

INT.LIVING ROOM – NIGHT, PAST YEARS

Flashback

JR.John runs towards his father who hugs him and lift him up.

FATHER

John!

Hemoves with JR. John in his arms, taps Connor on his shoulder movinginto the living room.

JR.Connor and JR. John stare at each other. JR. John looks at JR. Connorwith insolently something that tends to annoy Connor. Their mothersits on a couch just across the room and looks at them.

INT.JOHN’S ROOM – NIGHT

CONNOR

(Agitated)Are you deaf?

Ignorantly,John looks at the door and continues to play his video game. He doesnot seem to care whatever Connor was saying. Annoyed, Connor bangsthe door.

(CUTOUT)

INT.KITCHEN – NIGHT

Connormoves towards the refrigerator only to find it empty. He grabs abottle of liquor from the table, takes one of the dirty glasses andbangs it on the table. He seems distressed by everything around him.A careless brother, demanding jobs and generally the life he goesthrough. He opens up the bottle of liquor and pours some in the glassand takes a shot. He continues pouring himself shots looking more andmore distressed. Gazing into the liquor, Connor appears angered bypast deeds against him and the current behavior of John.

(CUTOUT)

INT.KITCHEN – NIGHT, EARLIER YEARS

Flashback

Connor’sfather sips and bangs a glass of alcohol on the table. He appears tobe in an angry mode. Little John is sited by him, and their motherbehind them. Connor is just in front of them, sitting sheepishly.Connor seems to be unhappy.

Thefather yells at little Connor. The reason is still unknown but thereis a probability little Connor had done something wrong like hittinghis smaller brother. JR. John hides behind his father peeping to seewhat his brother was feeling. JR. Connor looks at John who somehowlooks to be amused by the happenings. There is a feeling that Connoris facing unfair criticism from his father.

Thefather smashes the table with anger. Their mother chips in andappears to further scold JR. Connor. Both are in unison in scoldingJR. Connor.

Cutout with the sound of father smashing the table.

(CUTOUT)

INT.KITCHEN – KITCHEN

Connorcontinues to reflect on his past. The fact that John was alwaysfavored by both his parents to the disadvantage of Connor made himeven angrier. Finally, he stands up and walks towards John’s room.

INT.JOHN’s ROOM – NIGHT

Connorenters into John’s room angrily.

CONNOR

(Breathingheavily) I thought I told you to wash the dishes before I got back.And the living room is a filthy pit again. What the hell is wrongwith you?

Johnremains silent, as if to assume whatever is happening. He does notseem to care much.

CONNOR

(Yelling)John? John?!!

Realizingthere is no response, he gets up in John’s face.

CONNOR

Answerme!

JOHN

(Playinggame) What?

CONNOR

Stopignoring me.

Johncontinues to play his video game with an irritated look.

CONNOR

Whydon’t you do what I ask you to do?

JOHN

(Lookingat Conner) Cause fuck you.

CONNOR

(Infuriated)I work my ass off all day, and you just sit here like a bum?

JOHN

Ifyou want clean dishes, you go clean them, I’m not a maid.

CONNOR

(Angry)Right, you’re an idiot.

Johncontinue to play his video game constantly ignoring Conner. Connorkicks the chair John is sitting on, shocking John in the process.John bangs the joystick, leaps up and stares at Connor.

JOHN

(Angry)What’s your fucking problem?

Johnis angered by Connor’s actions and tries to storm out of the room.However, Connor blocks his way and the two face each other. They bothlook angrily at each other.

JOHN

Getthe fuck out of my way

Connerlooks at him with enragement and incredulity.

CONNOR

Iasked you to do one thing today.

JOHN

(Cynical)Stop asking then.

Johnmoves towards the living room trying to avoid the quarrel. Connorlooks on in disbelief, signs and lowers his head to much anguish.

INT.CONNOR’S ROOM – NIGHT, EARLIER YEARS

Flashback

Jr.Connor sits all alone in his bed. He appears to feel lonely andunloved. He hears Jr. John and his father conversing in the livingroom. He peeps through a crack to see how they were having funtogether. Jr. Connor lowers his head and starts punching the bed. Heis angered by the fact that his parents favored John more than him.They showered John with much love and left him alone. Jr. Connor wasneglected and due to this he developed anger. Connor portrayed asecluded figure within the family setup.

INT.LIVING ROOM – NIGHT

Connormoves into the living room to continue quarreling John. John is sitedon the couch, shaking an empty beer to try and get the last drop. Heappears shameless of his acts and does not seem to have any remorse.

CONNOR

Whendid you become such as dick? You never listen to anyone

Johnthrows the can towards the trash bag but it misses. Appearingunconcerned by his actions, John sits intact much to the annoyance ofConnor.

JOHN

Well,it’s been working pretty? Good for me.

CONNOR

Alright.Fine. Get the hell out of this house. If you’re not going tocontribute, get out.

JOHN

(Surprised)you’re not serious dude, Fuck you!

CONNOR

Eatdirt, fucking bitch

Connor’sanger grows even further and he even attempts to throw some itemtowards John.

Lookup Conner

CONNOR

Yes,I’m dem serious. I do this for the sake of both of us. If you’renot helping out, you can leave.

Johnappears surprised and cannot construct an answer. He just looks atConnor. Connor yells and punches the wall severally clearlyexpressing his anger.

JOHN

What?(Stands up) It is for me? It is for me? Ah! Are you kidding me? Whatdid you do for me? (Waves his hand) Don’t be confused

Connerbecomes seriously agitated and looks sternly towards John.

Johnmoves to the door to try and avoid the situation but Conner stillblocks his path.

CONNOR

Ido so much and all you do is complain and complain like a baby, youcan’t keep acting like his

JOHN

(Stare)Don’t talk to me like that, you’re not my father and so muchdifferent than me, you’re not even my blood brother.

Connor’seyes glow with rage and he cannot take this anymore.

CONNOR

Youidiot, I work my ass up to make us live comfortable but all you do isabuse me, if I’m not your blood brother then what are you waitingfor? Just leave!!

JOHN

Youhave no powers to control me. Fuck you!! I curse the day you cameinto our family. You are just fucked up!!

Connoris more irritated than before and throws a punch towards John. Hecatches John upper chin which sends him rolling over the couch.

JOHN

(Agitated)What the hell!

Johngets up and the two brothers start fighting. John throws the bottleof liquor towards Connor who misses it by a whisker.

JOHN

Youson of a bitch, that’s all you got??

Connoris even more agitated and catches John by his throat and mercilesslystrangles him. John’s voice fades slowly so does his fightingspirit. Connor continues to strangle him in anger and does notrealize he has killed his own brother

CONNOR

(Exclaiming)Ooh my God!! What have I done??

John!John! Come on John, you’re still there I know

Johndoes not move even an inch. Connor checks his pulse and realizes thathis brother is dead.

Hehad let his anger get the better of him, and in the process murderedhis only remaining family member. Quite embarrassed and remorseful,Connor thinks about committing suicide.

WorksCited

12-7 Copy 02_1. Perf. John and Cornor. n.d. mp4.