August 9, 2006

A Play A Day #118

Less Is Love


Cast:
W
M

Setting: Stage

(W and M stand two feet apart. Staring ahead. No emotion.)

W: We met.

M: Talk, talk.

W: Kiss, kiss.

M: Date, date.

W: Love, love.

M: Love?

W: Sex?

M: No.

W: Sex?

M: No.

W: Sex?

M: ...Talk, talk.

W: Sex.

M: My past.

W: Hurt.

M: Future?

W: Yes.

M: Trust?

W: Yes!

M: My past!

W: Our future!

M: My past!

W: Our future!

M: Talk.

W: Talk.

M: Talk.

W: talk.

M: Talk.

W: .....talk.

M: Talk?

W: No.

M: Huh?

W: Done.

(pause)

M: Hurt!

W: Committ!

M: My! Past!

W: Trust!

M: You?

W: Me!

M: But.

W: Nothing.

M: Talk?

W: Love!

M: Kiss?

W: Yes.

M: Again?

W: No.

M: Fuck?

W: Love!

M: Sex?

W: Love!

M: Love.

W: Love.

M: Sex?

W: Sure!

M: O.K.!

(long pause)

W: O.K.?

M: Yes.

W: Trust?

M: Umm...

W: Faith?

M: Umm...

W: Future?

M: My... past?

W: Past.

M: Done.

W: Over.

M: Us.

W: We.

M: Together?

W: The future.

M: Love?

W: Oh, yes!

M: Thank you.

W: Sex?

M: Love?

W: Both.

M: Yes.

W: Yes.

M/W: Yes.

(end)

1 comment:

Henry said...

The Bobble version of a relationship...