Friday, April 2nd 2021
AT RISE: It’s Friday night and the amazing Oberhauser Four are deciding what to watch on TV.
MOM: How about Falcon and the Winter Soldier?
CJ & GAV: OOO-OOO-OOOHHH!! [Simultaeneously] JINX!!!
CJ: [Knocks on wooden table where she’s standing.] One-two-three-four-five-six-seven…
GAV Crap! [Dives from couch to hardwood floor. Knocks on wood.] One-two…
CJ: ...eight-nine-ten-YOU’RE JINXED!
MOM: Awww! [Heckling her son.] No chance. Not even close!
CJ: [Squeals in delight.]. OK but don’t.. don’t say his name or anything.
GAV: [Gets up.]
MOM: OK fine but be nice to him!
CJ: OK OK OK! I will. I’ll just… [looks at brother] torture him a little bit.
MOM: Right. ‘Cuz that’s nice.
GAV: [Starts miming frantically.]
CJ: Well well... [Looks at her brother.] Fine. Ten seconds to talk.
GAV: [Speaking up.]. You know what? I’m so nice to you!
CJ: That’s true. [Giggles.]
GAV: What have I… When have I ever… [Looks at parents.]. Name one thing I’ve done that was mean to her!
CJ: Ten seconds are up!