Saanvi tells Ben and Michaela that the autopsy showed death by drowning. Michaela says drowning on dry land is impossible. Saanvi says science cannot explain it. Michaela’s theory is that he abused the callings, and that is what got him killed. Saanvi tells them that Cal’s blood markers have been discovered. — READ MORE
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Scene shifts to the laboratory at the hospital.
MICHAELA: He drowned on dry land?
SAANVI: Which is, of course, impossible.
BEN: What about secondary drowning? I mean, I’ve heard stories about kids being pulled out of pools – and dying hours later.
SAANVI: Well, this was days later. And the video he appears to expel more water than body mass. I don’t think science can explain this any more than it can explain us.
A Troubling Discovery
SAANVI: Yeah, you’re right, but they’re not our only problem. The blood marker’s been discovered.
Dramatic music plays.
SAANVI: Look, there was always a risk that someone was gonna notice the anomaly in Cal’s labs, but until Griffin, no one had a reason to look. I will do what I can to bury the findings, but if I can’t, it’s not gonna be much longer, Ben, before the larger medical community catches wind of it, and then they will—
Reminder to See Therapist
A reminder alert beeps on Saanvi’s computer. She sighs.
SAANVI: Okay. I’m sorry to dump and run, but I have an appointment with a therapist. If you’re worried about what I’m gonna say—
BEN: No, no, no, of course not. Nothing’s more important than you getting the help you need. I’ll call you later.