The Swing by Ernie Johnson | Script Revolution

The Swing

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The Devers brothers went to the swings to wait. When Frankie got there, he went to the swing beside it to see if it was a ghost, and it was.
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Frankie and Johnny wanted to take a break from fishing and decided to go to the park and play some baseball with their friends, but when they got there the ballpark was empty, so the brothers decided to wait by the swings for their friends.

While parking their bicycles, Frankie noticed one swing was moving back and forth like someone was in it, but it was empty and there was no wind at that moment. Being a clairvoyant with the ability to both see and hear ghosts, a gift he received a few weeks previous by fishing up some kind of a magical lamp, he senses that there is a ghost sitting in the empty swing that was moving. He went down to the empty swing before it and sat down. A brief hello and a conversation was formed with the ghost of a teenaged girl named Candace.

Because it was close to their evening meal, at home, the brothers had to leave, but they both returned the following morning and Frankie resumed his conversation with Candace, at which point he found out why her spirit was restless, and he was going to attempt to rectify that situation if at all possible.

Submitted: July 28, 2018
Last Updated: July 28, 2018

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The Writer: Ernie Johnson

I was a writer/author before entering the world of screenwriting. I got into screenwriting because several readers of my book Destiny of the Divas, told me they'd like to see it as a screenplay. Nobody knows my characters the way I do, so I chose to write the screenplay myself.All my present screenplays are from books I've written. I am a retired old man of 72 who loves to fish and enjoys a good game of cribbage. Go to bio

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