Serge and Marc have had a huge fight over their differing opinions on
START: Yvan: Why do we see each other, if we hate each other? It’s obvious we do hate each other! Or rather, I don’t hate you, but you hate each other! And you hate me! So why do we see each other?
END: Yvan: I’m not like you, I don’t want to be an authority figure, .I don’t want to be a point of reference, I don’t want to be self-sufficient, I just want to be your friend, Yvan the joker! Yvan the joker!
For full extended monologue, please refer to clips or the script edition cited here:
Yasmina Reza, Art, Faber & Faber, 1996, pp. 51-53.