Siren in the Night is a one act drama eplay that takes place between a man and a teenage runaway who recognize one another from their past.
BUD: Can I make a confession?
CRYSTAL: About what?
BUD: …I know you.
CRYSTAL: How do you know me?
BUD: You used to go to school with my daughter, Tracy. Back in middle school…I knew, I knew you from somewhere when I first saw you standing here weeks ago, and it didn’t dawn on me until today, which is why I felt like I had the right to approach you.
CRYSTAL: Tracy Pullman?
BUD: I’m Bud Pullman, her Daddy.
CRYSTAL: Oh my God, I used to cause mayhem with Tracy. (she laughs) I always wondered what High School she went to cause it wasn’t mine. (chuckling) How’s Tracy doing these days?
BUD: Better than you.
CRYSTAL: No sh’t, but how is she, really?
BUD: My daughter is one great pain in the wazoo.
CRYSTAL: Is she now?
BUD: Oh, you betcha. Drives me up the wall and over the wall. She got me feeling like Humpty Dumpty most days.
CRYSTAL: Tell Tracy I said hi.
BUD: Will do. Hey, you be safe now, ya hear?
CRYSTAL: I’ll try.
BUD: …Oh hey, hey, I never got your name! How am I gonna give my daughter a message without knowing your name?
CRYSTAL: Oh, right, Crystal, my name is Crystal…
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In this one-act ePlay, Bud tries helping out young Crystal with some money, but when but certain truths get exposed, things sadly take a sour turn. 1 Woman, 1 Man. Drama.