January 26, 2011

A Play of Sweetness

Setting: 
James and Stella, dining room table, coloring and playing with stickers.
James is three years old and Stella is two.
It's midafternoon, and the house is buzzing with the sound of a washing machine.

ACT ONE:
James:      I love you since the first time I saw you, Stella. 
Stella:      Okay. 
James:      I love you now, Stella.
Stella:      Yeah.

ACT TWO:
James:      Do you want my butterfly stickers?
Stella:       (swatting at him) No! 
James:      Oh! You can't have it now. I no like you now, Stella Rae!

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