The Candle – Part 2

CIL (Stops, stares at BEA speechless a moment before backing slowly away) So that’s it? Everything we’ve seen, everything we’ve done, and I’m just a freaking candle to you? BEA (Calm) Even the sun in the universe is just a star. (Silence) CIS Then who? (pause) Who did this too you? BEA Cis, you know…

The Candle

Originally posted on Scene Not Heard:
AT RISE: (A simple rectangle table with a simple chair on either long side. Timeless. Black background. CIL sits in one chair, head against the table wrapped in her arms, sobbing. BEA slowly enters from the other side. She stops a few feet before the chair, watching CIL, waiting patiently.) CIL…

The Candle

AT RISE: (A simple rectangle table with a simple chair on either long side. Timeless. Black background. CIL sits in one chair, head against the table wrapped in her arms, sobbing. BEA slowly enters from the other side. She stops a few feet before the chair, watching CIL, waiting patiently.) CIL (Head still down, sobbing stops) Why?…