Die, My Love

August 15, 2013

 

 

Transcribed from strangers’ conversations on a Long Island Rail Road train on August 2, 2013.

Characters:

Shorts: A young woman wearing shorts whose name was never mentioned, or, if it was, I didn’t hear it.

Thomas: Shorts’ boyfriend who is sitting across the aisle from Shorts.

Mariah: A young woman sitting next to Shorts.

 

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[They are drinking white wine and eating sandwiches.]

 

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Mariah: My sandwich is stale. I can’t believe we have to put up with Peter and Skylar

 

Shorts: Skylar has a dog. A lot of people get in tomorrow.

 

Thomas: Virginia is getting in tomorrow.

 

Mariah: Where is our house?

 

Thomas: Amagansett

 

Mariah: Who knew the Hamptons were such a challenge?

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