The lower class
Olivia Garris core 1
Characters- Maya Viyapolor, Mrs. Sivup; Saul and Freida
(maya walks into room)
Mrs.Sivup- hello maya plese take a seat and chat about your pay. You havent reminded me, i got side tracked. What amount did we agree to give you? thirty right?
Maya- ma'am it was forty
Mrs. Sivup- No maya.... it was thirty im sure of it. I made a note of it right here
(mrs.sivup looks in book)
Mrs.Sivup- Maya dear you have been here what....2 months now?
Maya- 2 months and 5 days
Mrs.Sivup- No maya. 2 months exactly. You have 60 rubles as of right now. Maya lets go ahead and subtract sundays...you know you dont educate Freida on sundays. What about the 3 holidays you took?
(maya looks down)
Mrs. Sivup- Three holidays equals 12 rubles GONE. Poor little Saul got the flu for 4 days...that means you didn't look after him those days.
Mrs.Sivup- What about those toothache days maya? 3 days my husband gave you off.
Mrs.Sivup- 12 and 7 gives you 19 correct?
Maya- yes ma'am thats correct
(maya tears up)
Mrs. Sivup- Dear do you remember the day you broke my precious teacup and saucer? That was an heirloom...it cannot be replaced.
(maya speaking under her breath)
Maya- you have enough money to buy another one.
Mrs.Sivup- what was that maya
Maya- oh i just said that there was a spider on the floor
Mrs.Sivup- ew! kill it!! off with it!!
(maya goes and finds the "spider")
Maya- its dead
Mrs.Sivup- Good. Now maya since you broke my heirloom thats going to be 2 rubles off. Remember when Saul climbed over the fence and ripped his blouse? Thats 10 gone.
Mrs. Sivup- oh yeah an the time Freidas diamond studded heels got stolen from that greedy gardener. You should have been watching maya.
(mrs.sivup shakes her head)
Maya- Mrs.Sivup she snuck around me. i was watching Saul draw that picture right there for you.
(Maya points to wall)
Mrs.Sivup- picture or no picture i dont care.
Mrs.Sivup- so now you have 14 correct?
Maya- i guess so
(maya looks down)
Mrs.Sivup- Maya...do not speak to me like that. You know better.
Mrs. Sivup-You stole 3 rubles one time....
Maya- i only did it once...i was desperate.
Mrs.Sivup- it doesn't matter...3 gone thats 11 now.
Mrs.Sivup- so here you go Maya, your 11 rubles.