Derek and Mel have been wrapping their children's Christmas presents
Mel: How many is that?
Derek surveys the piles.
Derek: That’s... seven for Dave, seven for Brandi, and that’ll be seven for Jarrod.
Mel sits hard on the edge of the bed.
Mel: It felt like more.
Derek: It all feels like more this year.
Mel sits on the edge of the bed. She looks where she is sitting and shakes her head.
Mel: We couldn’t sit on the edge of the bed last year. We could barely walk around in here last year.
Derek looks up and reaches for the Matchbox cars.
Mel hands the Matchboxes to Derek. He rips open the package. He hands the three cars back to Mel.
Derek: Wrap up one for each of them. Give the convertible to Brandi.
Mel: But now Dave and Brandi have eight and Jarrod only has seven.
Derek: He’s a big boy. He’ll get it.
Mel: I don’t know.
Derek: They know I
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