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EXTERNAL. AMALIA’HOME. LATE AFTERNOON.


CAR PULLS UP OUTSIDE THE GATE CAR DOORS OPENS AND SHUT. CHURCH COMING OUT OF THE HOUSE SINGING TOWARDS THE CAR.

MICHELLE

We are home…

KEITA  

I hope you went well my sister did you get any challenges?

MICHELLE

Not at all…. (Pause) But hey it was hard to Amalia.

KEITA

I know she will be fine when time goes on let’s join the service

PRIEST

Mr Keita it’s time.

KEITA

Okay no problem now you can start….

PRIEST

Thank you


INTERNAL. KAULA’S HOME. NIGHT


ZACK is sleeping on a couch KAULA leaves without making noise that can wake him


EXTERNAL. AMALIA’S HOME. NIGHT


SONGS HUMMING AT THE BACK


KAULA get at the gate. AMALIA and her two siblings were sitting outside the house.

NATASHA

Amalia look who is coming….

KAULA

Hey…

AMALIA

Hey.

KAULA

How are you…..?

AMALIA

No I’m fine just doing fine.

KAULA

Just be strong for Natasha and Vincent.

AMALIA

You.re right right now I just need fresh air I had a long day…. Can we take a walk?

KAULA

A walk? They won’t need you inside? How about we go inside we will go for a walk after the service.

AMALIA

No no let’s take a walk I need a fresh sir.

 KAULA

Okay….

AMALIA

Vincent take Natasha and go inside we’ll be back right.

NATASHA

Where are you going…? I’m going with you.

AMALIA

No get inside with Vincent I’ll be back just now my girl.

VINCENT

Let’s go sister Amalia will come back.


VINCENT AND NATASHA WENT INSIDE KAULA AND AMALIA TOOK ANOTHER WAY FOR WALK. THERE IS SOMEONE WHO IS BEHIND THEM WATCHING THEM AS THEY WALK ON THE STREETS.


INTERNAL. KAULA’S HOME. NIGHT


PHONE RINGS

ZACK

(Waking up and calling names) Kaula… Kaula…..

No respond walking to the phone

Hello.

AHMED

Zack it’s me Ahmed.

ZACK

What now I hope you did what I told you.

AHMED

They are together as we speak.

ZACK

You talking nonsense Kaula is sleeping.

AHMED

I’m not joking man I’m watching them.

ZACK

What? Where….? Tell me where are you I’m coming right now?

AHMED

No no no you can’t come here…. Leave everything to me I’ll handle this you don’t have to worry.

ZACK

How can I be not worried dammit? Ahmed do you hear me…. Dammit he hanged the phone I’m going to kill this boy.


EXTERNAL. STREETS. NIGHT


KAULA and AMALIA walking on the street.


AMALIA

(Stopped) Did you hear that…?

KAULA

What…?

AMALIA

Some strange noise something is following us

something is following us didn’t you hear the noise?

KAULA

Relax you talking about Ahmed he just hiding himself for the gangs that lives this side you know that they are fighting for territories.

AMALIA

Are you sure it is Ahmed.

KAULA

Yeah sure.

AMALIA

What if it’s not him? What if they want to kill us? We have to go back. Just go home before kill you because of your brother.

KAULA

There’s no one who can touch me.

AMALIA

No go home I’ll see you tomorrow okay I’ll go back.

KAULA

Let me take you home then.

AMALIA

No just go home what if they are waiting for to drop me then they attack you.

KAULA

Okay I’ll go I’ll see you.

AMALIA

Bye…


KAULA KNEW THAT AHMWD SENT BY HIS BROTHER TO THREATEN AMALIA AND HE ACTED LIKE HE DIDN’T SEE AHMED WHEN HE FOLLOWED AMALIA WITHIN FEW MINUTES AMALIA HEARD A FOOT STEPS BEHIND HER WHEN SHWAS ABOUT TO SCREAM KAULA WAERE ALREADY HIT AHMED WITH A STICK. AMALIA TURNED TO LOOK WHAT HAPPENED


Kaula what did you do to him?

KAULA

I did hit him with the stick

AMALIA

What he was planning to do.

KAULA

Relax I know who sent him to hurt you.

AMALIA

You do? Who?

KAULA

My brother.

AMALIA

What…? Why he can do that what I did to him?

KAULA

Calm down you didn’t do nothing okay.

AMALIA

Then why he want to hurt me?

KAULA

He want us to break up.

AMALIA

To break up why?

KAULA

He says he don’t like you he did try to talk to me then I told him that’s won’t happen so he planned this to threaten you.

AMALIA

Ooh my God what I have done to this world… look now you killed a person who working for your brother what are we going to do with the body?

KAULA

No he is not dead we’ll to take him to the old house there and then I’ll deal with both of them.

AMALIA

Dealing with them what do you mean?

KAULA

Let’s not waste time help me to lift him so you can go home.

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