Epi. 7: Gala Disaster part 1
Created By: Agnes Nixon
Written By: Josh Manning
INT. KAREN'S PENTHOUSE- MORNING
Shows Karen sitting on the couch drinking coffee when she sees her son Noah walking in from the hallway
Karen- well good morning. I take it as your flight got in late last night
Noah- oh yeah it did
Karen- well did you get enough sleep last night?
Noah- yeah I got plenty of sleep.
Karen- well I'm surprised considering I heard you talking on the phone until like two this morning. So tell me who is this person that you have so much time to talk too.
Noah- just a friend
Karen- A friend. Is this friend a guy or a girl
Karen- Well I'd like to know. I'd like to think that you are finally looking to move on after what happened in Toronto.
Noah- I have moved on sense then. I was in a happy relationship with a guy while living in London.
Karen- remind me again why that ended?
Noah- he wasn't ready to come out to his parents.
Karen- and what about the person that you were on the phone with last night.
Noah- he's thought about it but he's part of a really big named family and his parents are some what well known people here in Llanview
The doorbell goes off and Karen gets up to answer the door and when she opens the door she has a shocked look on her face as it is her husband Steve Peirmont
INT. BALLROOM- MORNING
Viki is walking through the room looking over the menu for the gala later this evening when her phone goes off
Viki- Joey! Hey sweetheart! I'm good, yeah just getting some last minute things done for the Gala tonight. So your catching your flight in a few correct.
Joey- Turn around
Viki turns around and she sees Joey standing there, She rushes over and hugs him
Joey- Don't squeeze to tight mother or you'll be saying goodbye to me next.
Viki- Oh I'm just so happy that you are here. So where's Kelly?
INT. NATE & DANI'S APARTMENT- MORNING
Shows Dani in her pajama's walking into the living room when he stops dead in her tracks and sees that their are roses sitting on the coffee table and Nate is down on one knee
Dani- Nate! What are you doing?
Nate- Dani I have loved you ever since the first moment that I laid eyes on you. I have always loved you. Yes I may have done some stupid things along the way but we have worked through them and I believe that we are ready to take the next step so... Danielle Manning will you marry me?
Dani- Nate please get up.
Nate- Is something wrong?
Dani- yeah Nate there is something wrong? All of this is wrong.
Nate- what me buying you nice roses and proposing to you is wrong? I thought that's what all girl's wanted.
Dani- yes we do but I'm too young to get married.
Nate- your not too young.
Dani- and besides I'm not even sure that I ever want to get married or if I'll be any good at it.
Nate- so what you're saying is that you won't marry me?
Nate grabs his keys and walks out of the apartment
Dani- Nate! Nate wait!
The door closes
INT. BALLROOM- MORNING
Joey- Uh... Kelly is going to be here later she took a later flight than what I did.
Viki- Oh okay but she will be here for the Gala?
Joey- yes mother and we have a surprise for you, well actually more than one.
Viki- Oh really well what are the surprises
Joey- you'll just have to wait and see. But I've got to run. I need to go and pick up a few things before the Gala tonight
Joey kisses Viki on the cheek and walks out of the room. Viki's phone goes off and she answers it.
Viki- Jessica! Hey where are you I thought you'd be here by now? Oh you can't make it. Well you staying in Hawaii and taking care of Ryder while he is sick is more important than being here for the Gala. Okay I'll talk to you soon.
INT. CRAMER MANSION- MORNING
PJ- I still can't wrap my head around the fact that you live in this big of place
Starr- well it's more of a family home.
PJ- yeah like i know so much about family.
Starr- listen um... about yesterday when my sister Dani asked about that scar I didn't know she was going to do that.
PJ- nah don't worry about it. It's okay I should of known people are going to ask where it came from.
Starr- Well if you don't mind me asking how did you get that bad of a scar?
PJ- me, my parents, my little brother Ollie and my older sister Ella well... we all lived in this small two bedroom apartment and my dad was a drunk. So one day my mom got tired of his drinking and she left. She didn't try and take us kids or anything, all she cared about was herself.
Starr- I'm sure she had her reasons. But how did your dad take it?
PJ- He got drunk like always and he decided to cook something on the stove. He is so damn drunk to realize that their is a pot of grease sitting on the stove and... it just blows.
PJ has a tear go down his face
Starr- Oh my god... I am so sorry. Did your siblings make it out?
PJ- yeah but now without have that memory of what our poor excuse of a father did to us.
INT. KAREN'S PENTHOUSE- MORNING
Karen- Steve! Oh I am so happy to see you.
Steve- I have missed you so much. Hey Noah!
Noah nods at Steve
Steve- This is the first time you've seen your father in three years and all I get is a nod
Noah- yeah pretty much, Well I've got some where's I've got to be.
Karen- Oh and where's that?
Noah- any place but here.
Noah grabs his jacket and opens the front door
Karen- But you are still going to the Gala tonight?
Noah- yeah I'll be there
Noah walks out of the apartment and closes the door behind him
Steve- what was all that about?
Karen- Think real hard Steve and I bet you'll figure it out!
INT. LLANFAIR- MORNING
Shows Clint sitting on the couch when he hears the front door open and he sees Kevin standing there
Clint- well isn't this a surprise, I wasn't exspecting you back into town until later tonight
Clint and Kevin hug
Kevin- Well Joey and I caught an earlier flight
Clint- Joey's in town as well?
Kevin- yeah he went over to visit mom
Clint- good that will give us some time to talk
Kevin- about what?
Clint- you and Karen running BM!
INT. BO'S POLICE OFFICE- MORNING
Bo is talking on the phone when Nora walks into the office
Bo- Yeah i need all the security that I can have on hand for tonight's event. Good get them all there.
Bo hangs up the phone and sits down in his chair
Nora- Is something going on?
Bo- this letter was under my door and it's a letter threatning to attack someone at the Gala tonight
Nora- well do you think someone actually will?
Bo- I don't know that's why I'm having all this extra security for tonight's event
INT. MATTHEW'S APARTMENT- MORNING
Shows Noah walking down the hallway as he walks up to the door. Noah knocks on the door and Matthew opens the door and kisses Noah as some snaps a picture. Noah walks into the apartment as they continue to kiss.
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