Friday, September 23, 2011
Spider-Island - Longing - Danial Carroll
PANEL ONE, WIDE
Close up on the lower half of a pretty woman’s face. She is talking into a cellphone.
WOMAN: Hey, it’s, umm…
WOMAN: It’s me.
PANEL TWO, WIDE
From behind, we see that the woman--a blonde--is sitting on a sofa in a large living room. Over her shoulder, a large-screen TV displays a News Anchor. In the upper corner of the screen is an image of Spider-Man with the label “Spider-Island” clearly visible. In the lower corner of the screen it says "Mute".
WOMAN: Have you heard about Manhattan?
WOMAN: They’re calling it “Spider-Island”.
WOMAN: They could probably use your help.
WOMAN: If you do come up, I’d…
Close on a white-gloved hand holding a cellphone. Upon its screen reads “Voicemail” and below that, it says “Speaker: On”.
PHONE/WOMAN: I’d like to see you.
Marc Spector is crouched upon a rooftop. He is wearing his Moon Knight gear, but has the hood pulled back so we can see his face. He is holding a cellphone in his hand. He looks sad, almost teary.
PHONE/WOMAN: I miss you, Marc.
I know if I was writing this for an artist I'd put "Marlene" instead of "Woman", but I'm not, so I didn't. Deal with it :)