New York mosaic.
Steve (having bumped into Helen): Oh!
Steve: Sor… Sorry.
Steve: I'm sorry.
Steve: Hello. I'm Steve. I'm a lawyer.
Steve: I live on Fifth Avenue at Central Park.
Steve: I earn $250,000 a year.
Helen: Nice to meet you. Helen. I'm a fashion designer. And I guess the windows of my apartment…
Helen: … face yours from the west side of Central Park at a distance of…
Helen: …approximately a mile. I earn $100,000 a year.
Steve: Can I ask you a personal question?
Steve: Are you married? Divorced? Any children?
Helen: Not at all. You?
Steve: No, no. Could we get together some time very soon?
Helen: I... I... I'm sorry but I have not a single hour available within the next two weeks.
Steve: Ohhh. That puts us into May and I've got a trial - a big one - that starts. It should go about 45 days. That takes us into July. What about July?
Helen: I'm sorry. I don't have a single day available the entire summer either.
Helen: Ah, let's see... Listen: what do you think about…
…ah, the15th of September for a quick lunch?
Steve: Perfect. You've got me.
Steve: All right... Since it seems that we're not…
Steve: …going to see each other until September 15th - six months from now - would it be in any way inconvenient …
Steve: …if I kissed you today instead of waiting til then?
Helen: Not at all.
Helen: Ah, listen, I just... I just remember I... I... might have an occasion in July.
Steve: No – I mean yes! I mean…
Steve: …I realize I could have a day off…
Steve: … towards the end of the trial in May.
Helen: I am still available for lunch a week from Friday.
Steve: What about Tuesday?
Helen: What are you doing right now?
Steve: What do you mean, right now?
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