INT. WHITEHILL HOME - KITCHEN - NIGHTEmery enters the kitchen, where she takes a few PILLS from a pill box labeled
, washing them down with water. Afamiliar routine. On the news in the next room, anEYEWITNESS is interviewed --EYEWITNESS (O.S.)
The government keeps callin’ it an
“invasion.” But they’d prob’ly call
it an “arrival,” y’know? Who do you
think drew their weapons first?
Emery looks outside the kitchen window at a SHED in the backyard. Sees the door ajar, FLAPPING in the wind.EXT. WHITEHILL HOME - NIGHTA curious Emery exits the house, walking with a flashlight...INT. SHED - NIGHTShe slowly opens the door. Scans the dark shed with her flashlight... Did something just move? She scans again...EMERYHello?She walks further inside... There, huddled in the corner of the shed, she finds ROMAN. Shivering. Scared. His clothesdirty. He looks up at her. Startling how human he seems.Emery, spotting the tell-tale dots under his eyes...
You‟re one of them. Aren‟t you?
Roman just stares back at her, his teeth chattering...
I‟ll be right back.
INT. WHITEHILL HOME - HALLWAY - NIGHTEmery enters as the NEWS PROGRAM continues in the next room.SQUAD LEADER (O.S.)
We didn‟t have any warning. They
just started charging. We had no
choice but to take some of „em out.
Emery sees her dad in the hallway pulling a GUN out of a
safe. She backs away, the image frightens her. Ray doesn‟t
notice as Emery sneaks past him, grabbing a blanket...INT. SHED - NIGHTEmery wraps the blanket around Roman.EMERY
You don‟t look like a monster.