A full-length play by Donald C. Drake
A dark comedy about a mother who hopes her son will prove his love by refusing to help her.
Juliana, a 75-year-old widow, is desperate to find out if her son loves her or is just being dutiful when he calls her each week.
She comes up with a plan. She will ask her son, a physician, to help her commit suicide. A duteous son would help her. A loving son would not. At least, that’s what she thinks.
Page Count: 92 pages
Approximate Runtime: Undetermined
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