"Virginias first legally recognized slave was enslaved by a black man to protect him from slavery"
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Scene: 94 - EXT. JOHNSON FARM - DAY
Anthony is walking his property along with John Casor, histwo sons, and nine of his African-born, neighboringproperty owners, including Francis Payne, who we rememberfrom the Scarborough wedding announcement gathering.
They are in shock, as they regard the ruins of thedevastation. Building sites and fields still smolder.
The group reaches the arsonists’ staging area. John Casorinspects the ground evidence.
Anthony picks up one of the torches.
Francis Payne sees a group of men over in the distance,near the house, beginning to dismount. He points.
Anthony turns and sizes up the group.
John Casor, Anthony’s sons and their nine black neighbors,race toward their armory. Anthony hurries toward the house.