Act I Scene One - Truck Stop
Server: “You ordered the same soup for lunch last week.”
I’m thinking: How nice to be remembered.
Server: “You sat at the table by the door.”
“Okay, guys, line up,” coach Johnson bellowed. “ You - Smith - at the head of the line, start the count by shouting out ‘one.’ Then Williams, you’re ‘two’ and so on down the line. Even numbers will be shirts and will cover this goal. Odd numbers will be skins.”
“Three, four, five…” the boys ahead of me counted.
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