27 March, 2005

Sleeping Beauties

...bloom and grow/ bloom and grow forever....



"Why are we doing this?"

Why? Because the audience loves us, and because we love the audience, and because we have a contract, and because it's fun.

"I don't mean THIS this, I mean this. Here, now, in the dirt. You know, they'll come up in the spring, and we'll never see them."

No. But we'll KNOW about them. And won't the Smiths be surprised to see flowers they know they didn't plant, in a place the patrons never see. And won't it be fun to imagine their expressions?

She giggles.

"It already is."

(Edelweiss; Richard Rogers--The Sound Of Music)

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