"Virginias first legally recognized slave was enslaved by a black man to protect him from slavery"
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Scene: 15 - EXT. SETTLEMENT - COMMONS AREA - DAY
The five girls are standing in a group at the end of a longtable, around which a group of middle-aged women, withcrosses around their necks, sit, drinking tea. John Casorstands behind and away from the girls.
The older women around the table are petrified, catatonic.They appear dead; zombie-like.
The girls wait a moment for some sign of life from theolder women. Then they regard each other, shrug theirshoulders, and walk off.