Shelly has agreed to go on a roadtrip to New Mexico with her boyfriend, Vince, to visit his father,
Start: Don’t come near me! Don’t anyone come near me. I don’t need any words from you. I’m not threatening anybody. I don’t even know what I’m doing here.
End: Real people. People with faces. But I don’t recognize any of you. Not one. Not even the slightest resemblance.
For full monologue, see:
Shepard, Sam. Buried Child Revised Edition, Dramatists Play Service Inc. Acting Edition, 1996.