DAD (O.S.)Such a disappointment.MOM (O.S.)Not what we were expecting at all.Milo slips past the opening, but Stella peers in.LIVING ROOMStella’s parents are sitting side by side on the couch whichfaces away from the opening to the hallway. Their heads arelooking straight forward at the opposite wall.These isenough light to make out their shapes.DADHer teachers are not impressed.MOMShe’s not getting any better.FRONT HALLWAYStella steps out from behind her cover and stares into theliving room. Milo’s standing at the foot of the stairs, motioning for Stella to come to him.MILOStella.LIVING ROOMStella takes a couple tentative steps into the living room.STELLA Mom? Dad?Stella flips the light switch on the wall, but the lightsdon’t turn on. She flips it a couple more times, but stillnothing.DADThey’ll blame us of course.MOMNot what we were expecting at all.FRONT HALLWAYMilo creeps back towards the opening and motions for Stellato return.
Once Upon A Dream(c) Kelly Morrison