This very first ever eBook created on Facebook, Twitter and Blogspot simultaneously!, “Real Men, Real Case's, Real Life Heist’s The Dope Feign Shuffle,” the entirely true story Cover to cover, Beginning to end, Word for word, Page to page, Edit to edit, right down to the very last One Wrong Word: Began April 27, 2013 to Present By Mark Anthony Given. 4/27/2013 7:26:07 AM Copyright 2013 All Rights Reserved
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Split Deposit an Original Screenplay by Mark Anthony Given
NEW ORLEANS NINTH WARD. DAY
is seen turning off of St. Claude Avenue onto a side street
around for a particular address. The run down poor
contrast with the usual upscale neighborhoods
seen. After four blocks he pulls up to a curb and is
getting out and looking around and then walks up and knocks on a door. After a
moment the door opens and a young Coon Aas (Native South Louisiana Cajun) girl
SONIA who is bent over wrapped in a sheet of her bed and otherwise nude. Bent
over nearly to the door knob as she recognizes MARK her eyes go wide with
excitement and screams:
BRUCE! Come here, MARK'S here!
comes into the front room of the Shotgun apartment and sees MARK, stops in the
door across the room:
Come in! Where you been? We were just talking about
you! What are you
doing here? Where have you been?
I have been doing my thing. You know I am a lone operator,
I don't need any codefendants...
Yeah, Brenda told me you were still in business. How
does that work? She never showed me any of that.
You were in Hunt when we got started. That's why I am here.
am thinking about letting you in the car, see if you got
If you can do it, I can do it.
You going to let me call all the shots?
Let him go MARK, if we don't pay the rent this week, we
Let me think about it? Who got the 'Po Boy's? Go to the
and get us a Shrimp Po Boy and Barq's Root Beer will you
Sonia? Don't go there. You know where to go.
know. BRUCE! Look at the 'motherfucker! He's got a Rolex
MARK dressed to the Nines as usual allows them to ogle over his Rolex President
and pulls out a wad of money and throws a $50 on the table, and follows BRUCE
into the kitchen where they sit at the table while SONIA gets dressed.
When can we go? Where we going?
the phone Cowboy. I wouldn't be here if I wasn't here to get you alright? But
remember, I don't need you, ok? I'm doing this because I got plenty of money, I
want to help you, and frankly I'm bored. But you got to listen to me, ok? This
is as simple as it gets, ok? It is a simple banking transaction that occurs
dozens of times a day in any bank, as long as you don't set off any alarms by acting
nervous, it's a piece of cake.
lights a joint and leans back in his chair, SONIA is heard saying she is
leaving and the front door slams shut.
is called a Split Deposit. When you deposit a check or a number of checks into
your account but want some portion of
the amount back? It is called a Split Deposit. People do it all
the time. But here is the Rub, they don't check the Check, or Checks you are
depositing, they check your balance, and if there is enough in there to cover
the amount you want back, they give it to you. I generally deposit four or five
checks at a time. In the Memo section of the Checks it says, "Rent
Payment" or "House Payment," all made out in different inks,
some typed out. It looks like I am doing a onetime monthly rental property
What about ID?
ID? You don't need ID to deposit money in your bank. If
ask for ID you tell them you forgot it at your office. Ain't
something you can check? They will go check the signature card. They are not
handwriting experts; as long as the first letters of both names are close they
will throw it at you. 99% of this is Brazen Balls! Stand there and act like you
want your money without breaking a sweat. Can you do it?
If you can do it, I can
do it. How much? How much can I make? the first day?
you know me, I don’t make no sudden moves. I already got you a nice little town
picked out, unmolested and virgin for the pickings....
haven't decided but Gulf Port/ Biloxi or Mobile, Alabama.
just two hours from here. I will pick you up tomorrow
at 4 Am, we will be there right after daylight, get a hotel room and get
freshened up. We will do a half a dozen banks, you will make 2 or 3 grand and
be back here for dark...
were you last? Did you have any problems?
town I roll into they all do the same....... roll over on their
We may not pay Satan reverence, for that would be indiscreet, but we can at least respect his talents. -Mark Twain _________________________________________________________ MID-THIRTIES I found myself alone at a lonely interstate rest area in Florida in the middle of the night, having driven from New Orleans for the last several days, I went from rest area to rest area withdrawing from Methadone, starving but couldn't eat. Dying of thirst, but couldn't drink. Throwing up, diarrhea, high temperature and worst of all, I couldn't sleep. Beg for sleep for three or four hours and sleep for ten minutes and start all over again. I was at probably the lowest point of my life. And I still had an appointment with the devil. And he's going to be here in a minute..... THE DEVIL IS REAL. I met him. Twice. I know your not going to believe this but I don't care. I ain't got reason to lie too you. I …
This very first ever eBook created on Facebook, Twitter and
Blogspot simultaneously!, “Real Men, Real Case's, Real Life Heist’s The Dope
Feign Shuffle,” the entirely true story Cover to cover, Beginning to end, Word
for word, Page to page, Edit to edit, right down to the very last One Wrong
Word: Began April 27, 2013 to Present By Mark Anthony Given. 4/27/2013
7:26:07 AM Copyright 2013 All Rights Reserved
________________________________ My father carries around the picture of the kid who came with his wallet. -Rodney Dangerfield ______________________
I BUSTED OUT OF every
juvenile home they placed me in when I was a kid. Industry, The New York State School for Boys,
fifteen miles south of Rochester, New York where my parents were, was the
largest juvenile reformatory in the Empire State. I thought of this escape
hundreds of times throughout the years as the seminal moment I became bad. Not
real bad mind you, but bad none the less. Still thinking I was Matt Helm or
James Bond, I plo…
_______________________________________________________ TO HAVE ONCE been a criminal is no disgrace. To remain a criminal is the disgrace. ―Malcolm X #malcomx
______________________________________________________ I JUST ROBBED the Hancock Bank & Trust in downtown Gulfport, Mississippi with my trusty twenty-cent Bic and blank checks I found on doorsteps out of Another Hot Grand (link below) and was driving down beautiful Highway 90 in West Biloxi Beach with patches of condos and now casinos and plenty of places to pull over and enjoy the sea breeze and smell of seafood. They had almost completed the I-110 interchange linking Interstate 10 with the Gulf of Mexico. Right where the cars are discharged onto Highway 90, is the original/first high rise ten or twelve story upscale apartment building. The owner lived on the top and I was told he won the building in a poker game. It was said to have been built to withstand any hurricane and you can see it still standing after Katri…