Maybe a touch
[INT – KITCHEN – DAY]
“Stick out your tongue.
“Stick it out.
“I want to see if you have Downs syndrome.
“Well, it would explain a lot of the things you do, wouldn’t it?
“I don’t think that’s funny.
“And say. [BEAT] Tongue!
“Well, have I?
“Maybe a touch.
“You can’t get a touch of Downs, it’s chromosomatic; you either got it or you don’t.
“Aw. Everyday’s a school day for Kyle isn’t it? Look, I’m not complaining la, you’re bloody good with that thing. I just want to know why you have to act like such a wanker sometimes.
“Have I done something wrong?
“You’ve told her haven’t you?
[PAUSE] “I couldn’t stand her hating you any more.