Crossing Delancey

Start: I keep a little notebook for this

Sam Posner

Crossing Delancey

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Basics

Character
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Style
Scene
Act Two
Time & Place
New York City, 1980s
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Monologue Context

Sam, a young man who owns his own pickle stand in New York’s Lower East Side, is in love with

Monologue Text

Start: I keep a little notebook for this purpose. I put it down whenever the idea is clear to me. I put it down. And questions, too.

[... ...]

End: I want very much to show you the best I got, Isabelle. Please let me do that. Maybe I talked too much -- but I been saving up.

For full, extended monologue see:
Sandler, Susan. Crossing Delancey. Samuel French, Inc. New York, NY. 1987. pp. 66-67.