Extracts from Interview: Biko & Nalia

Interview with: Biko

Age: Between 20-25 years of age

Gender: Male

Interviewer: Rachel Smith (Lead Psychologist)

 


Curiosity killed the cat and those who pry will get the cut.

Biko…

Yes.

What did you do with Nalia’s father?

I despise fathers you know.

They always leave and those who stay are demons indeed.

Well do you know that the father you despise is the Chief of Otongle county?

What is a chief but a greedy old man in power trying to control those who have none?

What is a chief of a county when his time has come undone?

What did you do with him Biko?

Did you kill the chief?

(snickers)

Answer me Goddamnit!

Someone should wash that filthy mouth of yours out with soap.

(shuffles)

No wonder the chief liked your kind.

You would be wise to choose your words carefully when you address me, white woman. This is not your country, even though the chief let you in it. This is….

(Click, Click, Click)

…………………

 

 

Interview with: Nalia

Age: 16 years old

Gender: Female

Interviewer: Rachel Smith (Lead Psychologist)

 

 


Nalia, I need you to tell me if Biko is the one you run away from?

(silence)

♫ At night when the winds pray

And the children are asleep in bed♫            

Goddamit we don’t have this ti……

♫The devil oh he plays

Plays the string of my death♫       

We don’t have this time Nalia.

♫oh at night at night when the devil awakes

I lose my sanity and he wins the chase♫

I have to…..

Is he the one who killed your father?

Killed?

So he is dead.

You don’t seem shocked?

Curiosity killed the cat and those who pry will get the cut.

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