ex vitro: outer glass
the smell of something burning but sources unknown
elementary school kids playing in the school yard for after lunch recess. idyllic youth.
view of the kids through a car window.
Caitlin watching through the car window. She is in her mid-20's and sweetly dressed. From the shot, you can see the leather seatsand the smart interior frame- it's an expensive if understated car- perhaps an Audi.
Her left hand briefly caresses/thumbs the right hand of the driver, sleeved in a crisp shirt annd jacket as it manuvers the stick shift.
View of the driver, Joshua, from the back/profile. He's slowing down and turning into their destination
Relax, please. You're going to be fine.
Caitlin smiles at him and turns back towards the window.
INT- agent's office
Office at Children's Home Society- inviting space of winodws, light, books on childhood development, and kids' kitsch- like the principal's office of a private elementary school. Social worker pulls up Cailtin & Joshua's file
Gimme just a second here... Find where we left out. How are you doing?
Good. A lot less nervous.
Thanks for seeing us again. I feel much better with the DC deal behind me.
Oh no problem. These things often take a couple days. How did it go?
Well, we can afford you now--
--not that we couldn't before
You know that affluence is not required for an adoption. We are simply lookingat your financial responsibility.