Wednesday, November 4, 2015

Monologue Mania Day #631 Choices by Janet S. Tiger Nov. 4, 2015

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Monologue Mania Day #631 by Janet S. Tiger  Nov. 4, 2015

                                           by Janet S. Tiger 
                                     (c) 2015 all rights reserved 
      (The young man is smooth but still has an air of jumpy, although tamped down.  He is nicely dressed, like one who would be going to a nightclub.  He takes out a cigarette and lights it, very sexy)

Hi, I saw you over here, standing, waiting for the bus.  Want a cigarette?

        (Offers, but is turned down)

Go on, no one will know, and you look cooler, you wanna look cool? Right now you just look pretty, but everyone wants to look

        (Offers again, this time the offer is accepted, he lights her up)

Smart girl!  Not too fast, you gotta go slow to start.....

         (He jumps back, laughs)

I told you won't cough.....there, that's better.....feels good, right?  Lookin' good!  Here, see how cool you look?

          (He takes out his phone, snaps a picture, shows her)

Oh, boy, you are so cool...and so hot!

(Thinks)  How long you gotta wait for this bus?  Ten hours?  I got an need a ride home?  I got my car over there.....I'll take you right problem, 

         (Listens, lifts his hands up)

No problem, I don't know here, my name is Javier.....just like that movie star....and what's  your name......that's a pretty name!  Marisol......I like that.....just like you, very got a boyfriend?  ......oh, I'm surprised, pretty girl like you no boyfriend.......
I bet you gotta lotta guys running after you, so you don't choose yet, right? .......

Yeah, if I was running after you, I wouldn't quit till you were mine, just mine.  I wouldn't share you with anyone else......

You sure you wanna wait out here for that bus....I got a nice car....see....

      (He points)

I got money, too, to take care of things, like if I was your boyfriend, I'd get you some nice presents, perfume, some dancing like to, too!  How bout I have another idea.....I give you a ride home, and maybe you go out dancing with'll be, baby, look at me....

      (He looks deep into the eyes of the audience)

I just wanna make you happy, so you don't have to wait out here in the cold, and we can have'll see.....come on, whaddaya have to lose?  An hour waiting for a damn bus that may be late?  And then you have to have these weird people sit next to you, rub up against you......and sometimes they smell, right?  I've done my time riding on buses, no more!  That's why I hate to see a pretty girl like you......waiting 'bout it, baby?  

      (He reaches out his hand, smiling)

You made a good choice, baby, you'll look back and see how smart you were.......

      (He leads her off, looking back at the audience.)

And that, my friends, is how it's done......

         (Part one, part two will be tomorrow)
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