Mack and Jack Work for Nan — a mini-script

Published April 13, 2017 by Nan Mykel

Mack and Jack are twins who were separated at birth and never knew they had a twin, or even that they were adopted until they see one another on the street in Athens, Ohio, and do a double-take (pun intended).  After seeing each other and talking, they are learning a bit more.

Jack:  Boy, Sells Park is one cool place!

Mack: Sure is.

Jack: Anything interesting in the news today?

Mack: Huh! I’ll say! For all their talk about patriotism, more than 1500 of the “one-percenters” renounced their U.S. citizenship last year so they didn’t have to pay taxes!

Jack: You sound like a Democrat!

Mack: Well sure…aren’t you?

Jack: Never!


Jack: You really are a Democrat?

Mack: To think that my one and only twin is a Republican!

Jack: Duh, if you had more than one you wouldn’t be a twin.

Mack: I thought twins were supposed to be more alike than…well, completely different! A one-percenter! I can’t get over it!  And here I thought you and Velma were broke!

Jack: We are! You can be a poor Republican. They’ll take whatever they can get.

Mack: How and why is what I want to know!  I’m a Union man,  Jack!

Jack: Your adoptive father is a Democrat?

Mack: Of course he is.

Jack: Mine was a Republican.

Mack: Oh…

Jack: I wonder what our natural mother was…is?

Mack: I heard 51 percent of white women voted for Trump.

Jack:  And I heard the Republicans want to make it a crime for a doctor to tell his pregnant patient if her baby is abnormal…

Mack: In these days of that debilitating mosquito!

Jack: Hopefully we’ll know how Mom voted on Saturday, when this show continues at the Farmers Market and we can meet our natural mother!


2 comments on “Mack and Jack Work for Nan — a mini-script

  • Please share your own experiences here...

    Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

    You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

    Google photo

    You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

    Twitter picture

    You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

    Facebook photo

    You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

    Connecting to %s

    This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

    The Truth Seeking Atheist

    We should all care about what we can reliably determine to be true.

    The Renegade Press

    Tales from the mouth of a wolf


    Wake Up to Your Life

    Soni's thoughts

    No Fear, Express dear

    SoundEagle 🦅ೋღஜஇ

    Where The Eagles Fly . . . . Art Science Poetry Music & Ideas

    A Napper's Companion

    by John Coleman

    An Array Of Blogs

    Showcasing some of the best blogs the Internet has to offer...and more

    WordPress News

    WordPress News

    Heni's Happy Paintings

    Paintings for Kids and Kids at Heart

    The Past 24 Hours Or So

    Your Daily Dose of Trump and His Administration News

    Stine Writing

    Poetry, Positivity, and Connecting!

    Crow On The Wire

    Poetry and Stories by Mark Tulin

    Why Evolution Is True

    Why Evolution is True is a blog written by Jerry Coyne, centered on evolution and biology but also dealing with diverse topics like politics, culture, and cats.

    Searching For The True Me

    “The unexamined life is not worth living.”

    The Inglorius Padre Steve's World

    Musings of a Progressive Realist in Wonderland

    Nan's Notebook

    Things I want to say about this, that, and the other thing.

    %d bloggers like this: