The Importance of Being Earnest

The Importance of Being Earnest

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Jack's proposal to Gwendolyn.

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  • Lady Bracknell hold nose high during scene. Gwendolen stare at Jack throughout the scene. Jack nervously glances at Gwen. Algernon seems bored. Gwen slowly moves closer to Jack throughout scene.
  • ACT I - Algernon's House
  • My poor friend Bunbury is very ill again
  • Good morning Miss Fairfax
  • This Mr. Bunbury seems to be in curiously bad health
  • Lady Bracknell instantly lights back up. Jack is staring at the floor. Gwendolen is biting her lip and winks at Jack. He doesn't notice it.
  • ACT I - Algernon's House
  • I'll show you the program I've drawn up
  • suuure
  • Thank you Algernon. Come along Gwendolen
  • Jack mumbles out his line, taking a step back after every other word. Gwendolen takes a step closer to Jack after every couple of words, ending closer than they started.
  • ACT I - Algernon's House
  • Whenever people talk to me about the weather, I always feel quite certain they mean something else.
  • Charming day it has been, Miss Fairfax
  • ACT I - Algernon's House
  • Piano music is heard faintly in the background. Gwendolen inspects her nails and dress, appearing very bored.
  • Yes, I am quite aware of the fact
  • Ever since I've met you, I've admired you
  • ACT I - Algernon's House
  • Stress the fact that Jack is getting incredibly worried.
  • But it's not
  • What if my name is Jack?
  • Jack kneels and proposes to Gwendolen. Gwendolen says yes and they embrace. Reenter Lady Bracknell and Algernon.
  • ACT I - Algernon's House
  • Yes!!!!
  • Will you marry me?
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