chapter  4
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The Fourth Lesson: Characterization

I am waiting for the Creature at the stage entrance. She is with a company in an important play. She has asked me to come after rehearsal and take her home. She wants to talk to me about her part. I do not have long to wait. The door opens. She comes out hurriedly.

Tired, her eyes gleaming, her lovely hair dishevelled, a tender flush of excitement on her cheeks.