THE WINDSWEPT PLATEAU OF MT.PALOMAR OBSERVATORY, EARTH
Besides they said I was supposed to "Gatsby"; good manners you know like finger bowls or belching depending on the culture... Well, what do you expect from New Vegas!
I think it was the Martian gravity that's all! After a good nights sleep I was fine, but...
No, I'm not making it up. I was not sleepwalking.
You're my assistant you're suppose to believe me. Yes, really... I was part of this team to rescue Luna, you know, the moon?
Because she was kidnapped and we had to return some stolen plutonium, but it was a mistake and then there was this terrible fight, you see and I almost got ki...
No, not the stolen plutonium from the Internet news story. This was different. But.. but, you know, now that you mention it...
My appointment... What about my appointment?... The president has been waiting on me?...Oh, forget it, let her to wait, that's not important anymore!
Listen! It was like I said...I was in this Planet Realm ... yes Realm... like
kingdom... a big place with a ruler... and the planets talked and the
asteroids actually were sisters and... you know, like brothers and
sisters... right... like... the Pointer Sisters?... Do you still watch Soul Train?...
is that on cable?... oh, on satellite from China, ... that is interesting...
Look, never mind... Luna, you know, the moon?... she loves me just like I always said she did, but you never believed me... what... Luna told me, no she told me herself.
Luna told me herself.... you... you don't believe me... uh...why not?... I'm telling the truth... proof... I have proof... she said... told me, that is, that she would rise in full the first night I was back on Earth... which is tonight... yes, a full moon tonight... I know what the scientific charts say, " No full moon for two more weeks ", but... but... yes... but... No!
She said she was doing it to show her love for me! Isn't that great! Isn't she perfect! What, yes, of course I believe her. You mean you don't?
Wait, don't say that! Don't say that! Now what do you take me for... a foo... oh, oh, so that's the way it is, huh?
(he slams the phone into his pocket)
... oh, Luna...
(Terrance sits by a lonely campfire, waiting, the eastern mountains are slowly rimmed with a bright light,
clouds in the sky above become luminous, the wind becomes calm, and the bright fullness of his beloved
Luna reveals herself for all the land to see.)
(picking up the phone)
Angelina... do you see? Yes, now you believe.
Cancel my appointment with the president... and book passage for me on the next cruise ship to the moon...
I'm going home.
A s the sta r s in the n i g h t grew bright, he saw, rising above the mountains, a beautiful light who's fullness had never been seen before. It was L u n aTHE END
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