Straton Geddes, writer

Act 2 scene 1

All enter the room, consoling Straton


Miles: It’s ok ma, he’s in a better place now.


Straton: I know. I’m really going to miss him


Max: Guys, I really don’t feel well


Max: falls to the floor


Straton: Oh my gosh! Someone call 911!


Taz walks through the door


TazWoah, what happened?!


Miles: Max just collapsed, Cooper is going to call 911


Cooper: Come on…


Straton: What is going on?


Ambulance arrives. Laurens and Finn hop out with a stretcher.


Straton: Max just collapsed on the floor. Before that, he said he wasn’t feeling good.


Finn: It must be that new disease, Coronavirus. Did he have any other symptoms, like Fever or chills, Cough, Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing, Fatigue, Muscle or body aches, Headache

New loss of taste or smell, Sore throat, Congestion or runny nose, nausea or vomiting, or Diarrhea?


Straton: Wow, that is a lot of things. He was coughing though. 


Laurens: Ok, We will take him in and do some testing. The rest of you, go home and stay in your house. Turn on the news too.


Laurens and Finn take Max to the hospital. Everyone else went home.

Straton turns on the news.


News reporter: Warning, Everyone must go home and quarantine. This is not a drill. A new disease called Coronavirus is here. Masks are needed. Do not interact with anyone or anything.


Straton: Gosh, this is serious


Straton picks up his phone and calls group. Cooper is the only one to respond.


Straton: Hey guys, did you see how serious this is?


Cooper: Ya, I might never want to leave my house again.


Straton: Me too, this is…


Silence from Straton’s side


Cooper: StratonSTRATON!?


Cooper calls the hospital


Cooper: I am pretty sure Straton just had something happen to him. He just went…  …silent. Please just go check on him.


First responder: Ok, we’ll send a team over.