His leg is in a cast. He’s sitting in his living room watching TV, and refusing to tell his mother how he broke his leg.
When she insists, he says it’s a soccer injury.
“Are you making a fool out of me?” His mother asks. She’s only trying to help him, but he wouldn’t let her.
There is something odd about this family. His attitude towards his mother is dry, even disrespectful at times.
And then the secret tumbles out. The secret to his injury. The secret to his attitude towards his mother. The secret to the oddity of the family.