They look at me. And they know.
‘She’s paranoid. She’s unreasonable. She’s mad.’
I hoist a smile to my face. But it’s too late. I take a sip of the drink. And it takes like failure.
How do you succeed when you’ve been created from a rib? How do you become a real wife and mother when your role models are so outdated? She doesn’t know. She just knows that there are some rules and plenty of games and she’s not very good at following them or playing.
Play Nicely Theatre (Splinter, The Mechanicals Present…) bring you a play directed by Ellice Stevens (Breach Theatre) about being sprung from a mould and what happens when you don’t fit it anymore.