Act 2 Scene 8
Lisonse waits for about half an hour.
Lisonse: “Jeez, why are they so slow?”
Sim: “Maybe they’re calling for reinforcements? Maybe they’re alerting The Organization. We might need to kill them and their families just in case.”
Lisone: “It’s unfortunate that you’re the only person I can semi-trust right now.”
Act 2 Scene 7
Santi: “Unit 5, activate.”
Santi transforms into a seventh unit.
Lisonse: “We don’t have to do this.”
Santi: “Yeah, we kinda do.”
Lisonse: “We’ve been brainwashed.”
Santi: “Yeah, we know. Knowing’s
kinda part of it.”
Santi punches Lisonse. It doesn’t do much more than push him back a little.
Santi: “Fair enough.”
Act 2 Scene 6
Lisonse: “Unit 4 deactivate system”
Nothing happens again.
Lisonse: “Deactivate system, Unit 4.
Unit 4 system off. Unit 4 power down system. Unit 4 system power down.”
Sim: “Looks like we have a problem.”
Lisonse: “It won’t work.”
Lisonse begins to breathe hard and
Sim: “That doesn’t help.”
Lisonse: “Shut up!”
Juppin: “I didn’t say anything.”
Lisonse: “I wasn’t talking to you!”
Juppin backs against the wall.
Act 2 Scene 5
Sim: “Alright, do you remember where the others said they were going?”
Lisonse: “Santi at Joe’s. Ted at the Copy Center. Rob at a sandwich shop. Something about fruit. Where’s the closest one?”
Sim: “Unfortunately, we need to visit another directory.”
There is the faint sound of police car sirens in the distance.
Lisonse climbs back down and looks for Joe’s, Copy Center, and any sandwich shops close to fruit shops.
The Copy Center is closest. Lisonse climbs back up and begins running across building tops.
Act 2 Scene 4
Lisonse is traveling across the roof tops, doing some minor damage because of speed. After a while he stops.
Sim: “Did not expect that.”
Lisonse: “Why could I talk to her?”
Lisonse looks at her.
Sim: “Fair enough. Brainwashing? You got a significant amount of pre-learning and learned an insignificant amount of stuff.”
Lisonse: “This complicates things. Hold on.”
Lisonse drops down and hops back up with a dirty piece of paper and a broken red crayon. He places it on the roof and writes, “the crayon is
Act 2 Scene 3
Lisonse lands on the roof top and looks around.
Lisonse: “This is it, I think. How do we find her?”
Sim: “Find an open window and we’ll start from there.”
Lisonse finds one , looks in, and crawls through. He opens the door and peaks quickly. There are a few people at the end of the hall talking. He closes the door and looks around the office. Lisonse checks through the phone list and find the reporters’ name and number. He dials it.
Reporter1: “Hello Tracy.”
Lisonse: “Can I talk to you in my office?”
Reporter1: “You’re not Tracy.”
Act 2 Scene 2
Night approaches when Lisonse enters slowly. He keeps to the walls. He peeks around the corner, seeing public cameras.
Sim: “There’s less chance of being spotted higher up.”
Lisonse jumps a significant distance before quickly climbing the rest of the way up.
Sim: “You’re not as heavy I’d imagine.”
Lisonse: “Thanks, I try to keep my figure.”
Sim looks at him.
Lisosnse: “After the whole ‘don’t ask what you know’, you kinda walked right into that one. If it’d been super heavy or something, it’ve probably broken. I get it.”
Act 2 Scene 1
Lisonse is running very fast through the woods and breathing very hard.
Lisonse screeches to a halt and tries to catch his breath.
Sim: “We need to think about this. Also, stop breathing.”
Lisonse: “I hardly think that’s going to help the situation.”
Sim: “This isn’t your body and you’re not actually breathing. You’re just making noise and pushing your chest in and out. It’s loud and annoying. Stop.”
Lisonse stops for a moment, then restarts.
Lisonse: “It’s an uncomfortable feeling. I’ll just be quite.”
Act 1 Scene 26
Lisonse puts on the belt.
Lisonse: “Mind if I take off my jacket?”
Mr.Walson: “I was actually going to suggest that. The less volume, the better. The safety cylinders have more than enough room to hold you, but I’d suggest not testing it. We actually had a guy bust his once.”
Lisonse: “Is he alright?”
Mr.Walson: “I’ll put it like this. Two of the janitors committed suicide. In any case, what number’s on the belt?”
Mr.Walson covers his eyes.
Mr.Walson: “Unit four, activate system.”
Act 1 Scene 25
Lisonse looks at the display.
Lisonse: “Looks like a costume.”
Mr.Walson: “Well, that’s because it is, but the important thing is it represents a revolution of revolutions. Forget drone hacking and forget AI’s.”
Mr.Walson: “Simple. Move around physics.”
Lisonse: “That seems even more complicated.”