Screenplay of Main Task – SUBMERGED
Scene 1 – Coffee Shop Megan: How long are you back for? Stirs coffee. Lauren: However long you want me to be back for? Megan: Dismissive. That’s what you said last time! Lauren: Well, just let me know and I’ll be there! Megan: No you won’t, you’re never there when I need you. Lauren: I will, I’ll be there.
Scene 2 – Pathway Megan: Why did you leave me? Lauren: I had no choice? Megan: Flailing arms in anger. Of course you had a choice, everybody has a choice! Lauren: I didn’t, I was all alone, I had no one. Megan: You had me, I was there for you. Pause, in anger. I was always there. Megan starts to walk away rejecting Lauren. Lauren: Wait this can easily be sorted. Come with me. Megan: Shakes her head and walks away. No. Lauren: Grabs Megan’s arm as she walks away. Wait.
Scene 3 – Park Lauren: See you’re all alone now, you need me. Megan: Tittering on the edge of the river. Do you think anybody would miss me if i jumped in too? They missed you when you did. Lauren: Go on, go under.