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This is a transcript for dialogue with John.

ConvDiamondCityGenericJohn01CathyEdit

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1ConvDiamondCityGenericJohn01Scene0013A19DGenericNPC: John, my man. How's it going?{laughing, joking / Happy} Ah, depends on who you ask. You ask me, I'm doing great. You ask my ma, I'm a no-good layabout.GenericNPC: You two are going at it more than usual. Why don't you take a night off? We'll hit the Dugout?A1a
20013A19BGenericNPC: You two are going at it more than usual. Why don't you take a night off? We'll hit the Dugout?{laughing, joking} And risk my ma throwing "drunken oaf" on top of her list of insults? I ain't fuelin' that fire.A1a

ConvDiamondCityGenericJohn02Edit

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3ConvDiamondCityGenericJohn02Scene0013A199GenericNPC: I'm really liking this haircut you gave me John. How do you do it?You just gotta read people. It ain't all about the hair. It's the face. The way the person carries themselves.A1a
4{proud of yourself and your dad (who died several years ago)} You keep the whole frame in mind, and the portrait will look good wherever it hangs. My pa taught me that.GenericNPC: Your pa? Was he a barber too?A1b
50013A18CGenericNPC: Your pa? Was he a barber too?Nah, he was a painter. Gave it up when the Salon opened, but he was always going on about color and composition and all that.A1a

ConvDiamondCityJohnCathyEdit

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6ConvDiamondCityJohnCathy01Scene0013B3D9Cathy: And all of those were better than the half-assed job you did on me. You don't practice enough, Johnny. I keep telling you, but you don't listen.{Irritated} Oh, I listen. All I friggin' do is listen...A1a
70013AAFE{you want to try a new hairstyle out / Friendly} Hey Ma. I was thinking of trying out a new look. Wanna be my guinea pig?Cathy: Not if it's going to be like the last mess you tried on me.A1a
80013AAFCCathy: Not if it's going to be like the last mess you tried on me.{defensive / Surprised} The top bun? Ma, that was the most popular haircut in town for weeks! All the ladies in the Upper Stands wanted one.Cathy: And all of those were better than the half-assed job you did on me. You don't practice enough, Johnny. I keep telling you, but you don't listen.A1a
9ConvDiamondCityJohnCathy02Scene0013B3D8Cathy: And why is that so hard for you, huh? Is it so wrong that I want you to be the best?{sigh at the beginning, not as angry as before, but still putting your foot down / Stern} I ain't havin' this conversation again, Ma. Just let me work, okay?A1a
100013AAFACathy: John, have I told you today how much your father would be disappointed in you?{your mother is bothering you while you're working, like she always does. you've had this conversation many times / Irritated} No Ma. You haven't. And for the record, me and Pa got on great.Cathy: Your father was a real hair stylist, John. He never resorted to the cheap tricks and shortcuts you always pull.A1a
110013AAF8Cathy: Your father was a real hair stylist, John. He never resorted to the cheap tricks and shortcuts you always pull.{you suddenly snap, can't handle your mother's criticism right now / Angry} Maybe that was because he just wanted to paint, Ma!A1a
12{Angry} Maybe he thought if he did everything perfect, you'd get off his back, and he'd have time to be himself.Cathy: And why is that so hard for you, huh? Is it so wrong that I want you to be the best?A1b

DialogueDiamondCityEdit

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13CathyGreetSceneTrailoff010013A431{you and your mother were arguing, then she grabbed a random person off the street to back up her opinion / Irritated} You seriously going to take the opinion of some random stranger over your own son?Cathy: If someone off the street can tell Geneva is one of those machine people, then so should you.A1a
140013A42FCathy: If someone off the street can tell Geneva is one of those machine people, then so should you.{Angry} You JUST said no one could TELL the difference, Ma. Now will you leave my customers alone?A1a
15CathyGreetSceneTrailoff020013A42E{your mother just called you and one of your customers idiots for disagreeing with her / Irritated} We're idiots? Just because we disagree with you?Cathy: She's a synth, Johnny. Anyone with a brain in their head can figure that out.A1a
160013A42CCathy: She's a synth, Johnny. Anyone with a brain in their head can figure that out.{Angry} You were JUST saying no one could TELL the difference, Ma. You wanna lay off?A1a
17CathyGreetSceneTrailoff030013A42B{Irritated} You JUST said no one could tell the difference, Ma. He don't know if Geneva's a synth, and neither do you, so could you lay off?Cathy: Don't you talk to your mother that way, Johnny.A1a
18{Irritated} You JUST said no one could tell the difference, Ma. She don't know if Geneva's a synth, and neither do you, so could you lay off?Cathy: Don't you talk to your mother that way, Johnny.A2a
19JohnGreetScene000A7D2D{generic "coming from another conversation and getting back to business" line} If you don't mind, I should get back to work. Let's talk about that hair.A
20{generic "coming from another conversation and getting back to business" line} Now, let's talk business. I could work magic with your hair.A
21{generic "coming from another conversation and getting back to business" line} Look, can we get back to business? I got a clean pair of scissors and an empty chair right here.A
22{player walks into your Hair Salon for the first time, you're making a friendly joke about his hair / Friendly} Around here we call your haircut the "Scav Special." Little flicks of blood give it the personal touch. You should think about geA
23{Mayor McDonough revealed to be a Synth and is dead or gone / Puzzled} McDonough was a synth! He was a regular, and I didn't know. Can you believe it? Ah, anyway, uh, did you need a haircut?A
24Don't mind my ma. She's always a bit cranky. Let's just focus on you and that lovely head of hair.A
25For your hair, I'm thinking highlights. Or we could try a short shave on the sides, or maybe some braids. Hmm...A
26Eh, maybe we just shave all your hair off? I'm kidding, I'm kidding! Unless that's what you want of course. Customer's always right.A
27Haircuts right here.A
28Snip snip and bam, you're beautiful.A
29Hey there, I got an empty chair here just waiting for some beautiful customer to get a haircut.A
30We got hairstyles for days. Weeks, even.A
31I think you would look great with juuuust a quick trim.A
320002B7B6{about to cut hair} Let's get to it. Just sit in the chair.A1a
33{about to cut hair} All right! Take a seat.A2a
34{about to cut hair} You're gonna look great. Sit down.A3a
35{about to cut hair} Maybe a new color, huh? Sit down, and let's take a look.A4a
36{about to cut hair} Just sit down, relax, and let the magic happen.A5a
37{player doesn't have enough money} Ain't got the caps? Some other time, then.A6a
38{player doesn't have enough money} Hey, I get it. Money's tight. You take care.A7a
39{player doesn't have enough money} No problem. You come back some other time, huh?A8a
40{player doesn't have enough money} Well, whenever your fortunes turn around, we'll be here.A9a
410002B7B5Player Default: I'll think about it.Hey, no rush.X1a
42Player Default: I'll think about it.Sure. Whenever.X2a
43Player Default: I'll think about it.I gotcha. No problem.X3a
44Player Default: I'll think about it.Feel free to come back anytime.X4a
450002A56BPlayer Default: Do you take this charge card?{player is trying to pay with a "charge card" - it looks like a worthless piece of plastic / Puzzled} Uh, caps only, I'm afraid.Y1a
46Player Default: What are my options?{player asks what kind of haircuts he could get} You name it. Shaves, long cuts, short cuts, braids, layering.Y2a
47Eh, it'll be easier to just show you. Got an empty chair right here.Y2b
4800136037Player Default: Not interested.Some other time?B1a
49Player Default: Not interested.Okay. You take care.B2a
50Player Default: Not interested.Later, then.B3a
51Player Default: Not interested.{joking} Did I come on too strong?B4a
52Player Default: Not interested.Sure. Some other time.B5a
53JohnMQ103Scene0008BA21Player Default: Thanks for you help.{Concerned} You be careful, okay? Institute's out there.A1a
540008BA20Player Default: I don't appreciate people telling me what to do.{Nervous} Hey, hey, easy. I gave you directions. Everything's cool now, okay?B1a
550008BA1FPlayer Default: Ah yes. Gossip. My one weakness.{slightly annoyed / Irritated} Hey, it was just some friendly advice, okay?X1a
560008BA1EPlayer Default: People don't like the detective agency? Why?{Nervous} Look, if you ask me, Valentine is a good guy. Saved a lot of lives. But other people think he's just going to bring the Institute's attention.Player Default: Thanks for you help.Y1a
570008653DPlayer Default: I'm not asking you to stick your neck out. Just point me in a direction.{persuaded to help, still a bit nervous / Nervous} Yeah... all right. I can do that.John: You want Valentine's Detective Agency. It's in the back alley. Lot of bright signs.A1a
5800086544{player asks about finding a missing child, you're suddenly very nervous, afraid the Institute is listening in / Nervous} Hey I-I just cut hair, all right?A1a
59{Nervous} Talk is one thing, but if the paper's right about the Institute, then getting involved in missing people is something I don't want.Player Default: I'm not asking you to stick your neck out. Just point me in a direction.A1b
6000086538Player Default: *sigh* Never mind.{still a bit nervous / Nervous} You have a good day, now.John: You want Valentine's Detective Agency. It's in the back alley. Lot of bright signs.B1a
6100086537Player Default: I'm more than happy to pay for your time. Just talk to me.{still a bit nervous / Thinking} Well, I guess it can't hurt to just point you somewhere.John: You want Valentine's Detective Agency. It's in the back alley. Lot of bright signs.X1a
62Player Default: I'm more than happy to pay for your time. Just talk to me.{player doesn't have enough money, still a bit nervous from before / Puzzled} Looks like you're broke. I'm sorry. I have to get back to work.John: You want Valentine's Detective Agency. It's in the back alley. Lot of bright signs.X2a
6300086536Player Default: What's wrong? What's the Institute?{Nervous} You serious? They're the ones that make the synths. The machine people?Y1a
64{Nervous} If they don't like you, boom. You get... replaced. Or maybe someone you know is the one who gets replaced instead, and they send him to kill you.Y1b
65{Nervous} So, I'm sorry, but I ain't risking the Institute being involved in whatever mess you're in.Player Default: I'm not asking you to stick your neck out. Just point me in a direction.Y1c
66Player Default: What's wrong? What's the Institute?{Nervous} They say some of them look so human, you'd never be able to tell the difference. Not sure I believe that but... who knows?Y2a
67{Nervous} A lot of them are definitely machines, though, and they're murderous. Kill off whole towns, and take all the remains to... somewhere.Y2b
68{Nervous} University Point used to be a nice little settlement. Now it's all synths. Just standing guard. Like a damn warning message or something.Player Default: I'm not asking you to stick your neck out. Just point me in a direction.Y2c
6900086535Player Default: Yeah... all right. I can do that.{Nervous} You want Valentine's Detective Agency. It's in the back alley. Lot of bright signs.A1a
70{people don't like to talk about the detective agency, it's a business no one admits going to / Nervous} Just don't tell anyone you're going there, all right? People don't like that place. Talk about shutting it down all the time.Player Default: Thanks for you help.A1b
71-000A7D2D{player just bought a haircut} Just sit in the chair, and let the magic happen.A
72{player just bought a haircut} Let's make you look beautiful. Just sit down in the chair.A
73{player just bought a haircut} Sit in the chair, and let's cut that hair!A
7400017BF8{player is just standing there not saying anything / Puzzled} Don't be shy now.
75{player is just standing there not saying anything / Puzzled} Hey, I don't mind people staring, but, uh...
76{player isn't saying anything, emphasize "yours", charming, joking / Puzzled} Distracted by my hair? This could be yours...
77000057DD{shouting sales pitches in Diamond City's open market} Who needs a haircut? Everyone needs a haircut! Step up!
78{shouting sales pitches in Diamond City's open market} The latest hairstyles from the Upper Stands!
79{shouting sales pitches in Diamond City's open market} Got too much dirt in that hair? Get a trim! You won't regret it.
80{shouting sales pitches in Diamond City's open market} Who wants to look beautiful? Hair styles from across the Commonwealth!
81{shouting sales pitches in Diamond City's open market} The Super Salon can give you the hair style of your dreams!
82000048EB{general hellos to the player, the salon is closed for the evening} If you're looking for a haircut, the salon's open in morning.
83{joking, general hello to the player} What? Sorry. Thanks to ma's yelling, I'm practically deaf in this ear.
84{general hello to the player} Hey, stop my salon in the morning. I got a haircut that'd look great on you.
85{general hello to the player} Hey there. Keeping straight?
86{general hello to the player} Looking good there.
87{general hello to the player} You need something? Sorry, a bit busy.
88{general hello to the player} Keep smiling. Makes the hair look better.

FFDiamondCity12Edit

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89-0015371D{a man has another man at gunpoint, you're in the crowd watching / Nervous} Holy moley. What's going on?A
90{the police just shot a crazed gunman, you're closing your store / Nervous} Hey, uh, come back later huh? What a mess...A

IntroSceneDiamondCitySalonEdit

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91SalonIntroScene00030388Ann: Mmmhmm.{at the hair salon, you and your mother are gossiping loudly while you work. She thinks the mayor's secretary is a Synth, a synthetic person / Disbelief} The mayor's secretary? Come on, ma, I cut her hair myself, and I know human hair.Cathy: That's just it, Johnny. You wouldn't be able to tell the difference.A1a