Sunday, February 28, 2016

Monologue Mania Day # 746 Fighting Chance by Janet S. Tiger (c) Feb. 28, 2016

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Monologue Mania Day # 746 by Janet S. Tiger (c) Feb. 28, 2016 

                                 FIGHTING CHANCE
                                                                                 A monologue by Janet S. Tiger 
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             (Teenage girl comes out, she is wearing a T-shirt, and both her arms are bandaged.)

Hey, good to see you, too.  Yeah, I had to miss a coupla weeks of class.  Well, maybe 'miss' is too strong a word.......(laughs, listens, more serious)  ...Yeah....I'm...ok. (Not too sure)  I guess.

       (Looks at her arms)

Yeah, I was in a noticed, huh.....yeah, it was....bad.  No, not a knife, a had to fight hard....I almost .....lost...almost couldn't come back to school....


Who did I fight with - boy or girl?   


It was .......a girl....


I won, I guess.....I'm still alive, right?  That's winning...I think.........I hope I next time.....
(listens)  Yeah, it was someone I knew........

        (Turns to leave, stops, looks back)

You see, the girl

         (Holds her arms and rubs the bandages as she exits, hopefully to a better time)

Janet S. Tiger    858-736-6315
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