THE STORIES: MANY HAPPY RETURNS. The scene is a hallway in a swank Sutton Place apartment building. Beth, a thirteen-year-old striving to look much older and more worldly than her tender years would suggest, waylays Barney, a young man in his earlyMANY HAPPY RETURNS A hallway in a swank Sutton Place apartment building. ... At rise: Beth a girl of about 13 is seated on the Stage Left chair brushing her hair, putting on make-up, etc., to Duke Ellingtona#39;s aquot;Sophisticated Lady. ... On his feet are black high-top sneakers, and he is carrying an old valise marked aquot;bag of tricks. ... Yeah, but ita#39;s your brothera#39;s birthday. ... (In birthday voice.) We had fun. We had cake. We had birthday magic. BETH. You dona#39;t have to talk like that anymore.
|Title||:||Many Happy Returns And Fast Women|
|Publisher||:||Dramatists Play Service Inc - 1998-01-31|