Almost every fight can be avoided, especially if you avoid ego and caffeine. There exists a sizable energy between three boys and it escalates into combative energy - with no diffusion in sight, why would it be stopped? When Lucas has his buttons pressed, he has two choices: to walk away or step up. And, it's very obvious since he's slurped down some strong coffee that at this moment he wants to fight his best friend's little brother.
April J. Johnson