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Transcripts for chapter 36: (Courtesy of myself)

CHAPTER 36: Alchemist in Distress

Page 1 :
Ed: “When...?”
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Ed: “Why was Lieutenant Colonel Hughes killed?”
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Ed: “Why did 2nd Lt. Ross have to...”
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Ed: “Why didn’t you tell me!!?


Page 2-3:
Chapter 36: Alchemist in Distress


Page 4:
Winry: “Geez, I can’t believe those guys!”
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Winry: “They just up and left without even locking the door.” “How careless! And they left the lights on! How wasteful!”
SFX: FUME
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Winry: “Look at this mess! I guess boys will be boys... Huh?”


Page 5:
SFX: THWACK


Page 6:
Mustang: “You would raise your hands to a superior?” “Know your place.”
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SFX: PEH!
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Al: “No, Big Brother!!
SFX: GRAB
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Ed: “Let go of me, Al!
Al: “No! I’m not sure what happened, but-“
Ed: “This bastard killed 2nd Lt. Ross!!


Page 7:
Al: “Second Lieutenant Ross?”
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Al: “What’s the meaning of this, Colonel?”
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Mustang: “Maria Ross was convicted for murdering Hughes. When she escaped from prison, orders were to shoot to kill. There’s nothing more to say.”
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Al: “That doesn’t explain anything!!
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Mustang: “I apologize for keeping Hughes’s death a secret.”
Man: “What’s that?” “Aaaah!!”
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SFX: WOOO WOOO


Page 8:
Barry: “Dammit! This wasn’t part of the plan!”
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Ling: “What do we do now?”
Barry: “The military coppers are onto us. We got no chance but to run.”
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Barry: “Let’s go!”
SFX: DASH


Page 9:
MP: “He’s that officer who just transferred here from Eastern H.Q..”
Douglas: “I see.”
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Douglas: “I’m Douglas from Military Police H.Q..” “Please explain your actions, Colonel Mustang.”
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Mustang: “My orders were to shoot to kill if she resisted.” “She resisted.”
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Douglas: “I know you’re trying to earn points, but isn’t this a bit too much?”
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Mustang: “’Points’?” “I guess a classy Central guy like you doesn’t like to see a hick from back east to be promoted.”
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Douglas: Tch! “I’m saying that you went too far!”


Page 10:
Douglas: “Thanks to you, we can’t even confirm the identity of the body! ”
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Armstrong: “I’m truly sorry for not informing you about Lt. Colonel Hughes’s death.”
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Ed: “So he was killed for knowing too much about the Philosopher’s Stone...”
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Ed: “It’s all my fault.”
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Ed: “I got him involved.”


Page 11:
Armstrong: “It isn’t your fault!” “Don’t blame yourself!”
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Ed: “Winry...” “... was really looking forward to seeing the Lt. Colonel’s family.”
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Ed: “I...” “I don’t know how I’m going to break it to her...”
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SFX: KREEAK
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Knox: “You’re all together?”


Page 12:
Knox: “The charring is so severe... ... that I can’t tell if she was burned before or after she died.”
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Armstrong: “Then there’s a chance that it might not be her...?”
Knox: “No.”
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Knox: “I was able to confirm her identity through her dental records.”
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Knox: “It’s barbaric, if you ask me. He burned this beautiful girl until she was just a pile of ash.” “He must’ve really had something against her.”
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Knox: “Right?”


Page 13:
Knox: “Mr. Mustang?”
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Knox: “Next time you have to apprehend a prisoner, think twice before using those powers.” “Put yourself in my shoes, for God’s sake!”
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Knox: “It’s been so long...” “...I guess I overdid it.”
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Knox: “I know that you were avenging your friend’s death, but for a hero of the Ishbalan war to go this far on a young girl...” Peh
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Knox: “It makes me sick.”


Page 14:
Armstrong: “I apologize for the actions of my subordinate.”
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Mustang: “There’s no need for you to apologize, Major.”
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Armstrong: “I never thought that 2nd Lt. Ross could let us down, let alone murder a fellow officer.” “She was an honest, decent...”
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Armstrong: “...caring...”
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Armstrong: “...caring...”


Page 15:
SFX: FWUMP
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Mustang: “You look a bit fatigued, Major.”
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Mustang: “Why not take some time off?” “Hmh?”


Page 16:
Mustang: “Let’s see...” “The place I was stationed in the East... ... was really nice.”
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Mustang: “It’s away from all the noise of the city and more importantly, the women are gorgeous.”
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SFX: KLAK KLAK KLAK
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SFX: WHAM


Page 17:
Falman: “You idiot!! Don’t you know what could’ve happened if they caught you out there!?”
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Barry: “Don’t sweat it, bub. Nobody saw me comin’ back here.”
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Falman: That’s not what I’m saying!!”
Barry: “Hey! What’re you doing?”
Ling: “Making smoke signals. And breakfast.”
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Barry: “Smoke signals?”
Ling: Yup.
Falman: “What the hell were you thinking when you brought this stranger here!?”


Page 18:
Falman: “What is the point of us hiding out here if you’re just going to-”
SFX: VASH
Lan Fan: “Prince!”
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SFX: THOOM
Fuu: “We’ve been looking all over for you!!”
Ling: “Hey, that was fast.”
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Barry: “Now there is more of them.”
Falman: “...!!”


Page 19:
Ed: “Winry.”
SFX: NOK NOK
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SFX: NOK NOK NOK NOK NOK NOK
Ed: “...Winry?”
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Ed: “I wonder if she went out?”
Al: “Let’s go to our room and wait for her to come back.”
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SFX: SQUEE
Ed: “Hey.”
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Ed: “Oh no.” “I left the door unlocked.”
SFX: KREEAK


Page 20:
Al: “Nothing was stolen, right?””
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Ed: “...It’s gone.”
Al: “Huh!?”
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Ed: “The newspaper’s gone!!”
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Ed: “I’m such an idiot!!”
SFX: FLOP
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Ed: “Winry...”


Page 21:
SFX: NOK NOK
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SFX: TUP TUP TUP TUP TUP TUP TUP


Page 22:
Elicia: “Papa...!
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Winry: “Oh...”


Page 23:
SFX: GLOMP
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Gracia: “What is it, Elicia? Do we have guests...?”
SFX: TUP TUP
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Gracia: “Winry!”
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Winry: “Gracia...”
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Winry: “I’m sorry... ...for dropping in like this.”


Page 24:
SFX: TATA TATA TATA TATA
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SFX: TATA TATA TATA TATA TATA TATA
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SFX: TATA TATA TATA TATA
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SFX: TATA TATA TATA TATA TATA
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SFX: NOK NOK


Page 25:
Al: “Winr--
Ed: “--y!?
SFX: BAM
Receptionist: “Whoa!?”
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Receptionist: “M... Mr. Elric...” “...You have a phone callat the front desk.”
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Gracia: “Yes. Uh-huh.” “Winry mentioned that she came here with you.”
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Gracia: “She’s feeling really down. I think you should come and pick her up.”


Page 26:
Gracia: “We’re on Mayflower Street and...”
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Ed: “Yes. I see. Thank you for taking care of her.” “I’ll be right there.”
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Al: “So, where is she?”
Ed: “At the Hughes’s house. Remember Garcia? She saw us off at the train station last time we left Central.”
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Al: “Are you going?”
Ed: “Uh-huh. And I’m going to speak to her honestly about everything.”
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Al: “I’m coming with you.”
Ed: “No way. One person getting chewed out is enough.”

Page 27:
Al: “This isn’t just your problem, Big Brother.” “It’s both of ours.”
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Al: “I have to go too.”
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Ed: “Hey, Al., if...”
Al: “Uh-huh.”
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Al: “If it means other people will get hurt, I don’t want my original body back.”
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Al: “I know I said that I’d get my original body back no matter what...” “... but if people are going to that because of me...”


Page 28:
Al: “ ... I’d rather stay in this body forever.?”


Page 29:
Ed: “Hello, Winry. I’m here to pick you up.”
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Winry: “Uh...” “Sorry.”
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Ed: “No.” “I... I’m sorry too.”
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Winry: “?”
Ed: “There is something that I need to tell you about, Ms. Hughes. Is that all right?”
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Al: “Winry, could you listen too?”


Page 30:
Al: “So, you see, the two of us came here to research the Philosopher’ Stone in hopes of getting our original bodies back.”
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Al: “When my Big Brother was hospitalized, Lt. Col... Commodore Hughes really looked after him.” “He volunteered to dig up information on the Stone for us... ...using the resources at the court martial office.”
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Al: “Apparently he stumbled upon secret information that shed light on the darker side of the military... ...that he wasn’t supposed to know about.” “The President personally came to tell us not to probe into it any further because he said it was ‘too dangerous.’”
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Gracia: “So they found out that my husband was onto them...” ”...and sent a warning for you not to get involved in this any further?”
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Ed: “Most likely.”


Page 31:
Ed: “It’s...”
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Ed: “It’s our fault for getting him involved.”
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Ed: “I’m so sorry...”
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Ed: “I’m sorry!!”


Page 32:
Al: “If other people might get hurt as a result of our research...” “...then we can’t keep...”
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Gracia: “He gave his life trying to save someone else...” “That’s so typical of him.”
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Gracia: “He’s always stuck his neck out trying to help others. That’s why he always got the short end of the stick.”
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Gracia: “But we had more than enough happiness to make up for it..”


Page 33:
Gracia: “If you both give up on your goal now, my husband’s death will have been in vain.”
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Gracia: “If the Philosopher’s Stone isn’t yielding any results, than maybe there’s another way.”
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Gracia: “You have to keep moving forward by doing whatever you think is right.”


Page 34:


Page 35:
Ed: “Move forward, huh?”
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Bradley: “’No one can be trusted when we don’t even know who is friend or foe!’”
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Ross: “’You should trust adults a little more!’”
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Ed: “I don’t know what to believe any more.”


Page 36:
SFX: KONK
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Ed: “Aw, geez...”
SFX: CLACK
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Waiter: “Sir? Are you feeling sick, sir?” “Sir?”
Ed: It would’ve been easier... ...if she had just chewed me out.
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SFX: NOK NOK
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SFX: NOK NOK NOK


Page 37:
Ed: “Winry?” “You there?”
SFX: NOK NOK
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SFX: KREEAK
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Ed: “Hey.” “You haven’t eaten yet, right? The restaurant’s gonna close soon.”
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Winry: “... I know.”
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Ed: “Your body won’t make it unless you eat.”
Winry: “Hey! Wait a sec.”
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Winry: “Come here.”
SFX: GRAB


Page 38:
SFX: TA-DA
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Ed: “... Apple pie?”
Winry: Uh-huh.
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Winry: “I made it in Gracia’s kitchen.” “Go ahead! Try it!”
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Ed: “Hm... It’s huge. “I just ate, too...”
Winry: Lat time we were here...”
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Winry: ”... Gracia taught me how to bake apple pie.”

Page 39:
Winry: “I practiced a lot after that.”
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Winry: “I don’t want to brag, but I got really good at it.”
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Winry: “I really wanted...”
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Winry: “I wanted Mr. Hughes to try it too!”


Page 40:
SFX: CHOMP
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Ed: “... ... ...” “Mmm. It’s good.”


Page 41:
Envy: “...And everyone lived happily ever after.”
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Envy: “So in the end, Mr. Mustang avenged his friend’s death...”
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Lust: “You’re taking this far too lightly. Not only did the woman escape, but our target himself finished her off. That wasn’t in the plan.”
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Envy: “I actually enjoy the irony of the dog eating the bait.”
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Envy: “Besides, our little trap attracted an unexpected guest.”
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Envy: “Guess who’s behind the attack on the penitentiary?”

Page 42:
Lust: “Oh my...” “I thought he died when Laboratory number five collapsed.”
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Lust: “Interesting... There’s a chance that he came in contact with the Flame Colonel.”
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Lust: “Do you know where he fled to?”
Envy: “Not exactly... He’s really quick and good at hiding, just like when he was still alive.”
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Lust: “In other words, you don’t have a clue. You’re useless.”
SFX: KLAK
Envy: “Shut up, you old maid! We need more help!”
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Lust: “One of these will give us all the help we need.”
SFX: KREEEEAK


Page 43:
SFX: GYAAAH! RAAGHR! ROOAR!
SFX: KLAK KLAK KLAK
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Lust: “Now it’s your turn.” “Come on out...”
Lust: “Barry the Chopper.

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