Lou is male or female. (Change the name if you want.)
This is 'interiorizing' to some other person in the imagination, or to himself/herself - the dialogue in the mind, the 'I' talking with the 'me'.
NOTE: Substitute he or she for the child. Change the 'he/she' to either he or she.
1. GRAMS: (ESTABLISH MUSIC AND FADE UNDER. CHOICE OF MUSIC BED OR FADE UNDER AND LOSE.)
2. LOU: I have a theory. Want to hear it?
3. SPOT: (RUSTLE PAPERS)
4. LOU: See these scores, music scores? That's what got me on to this theory, my music practice.
My theory, by Lou.
A child hears sound.
He/she hears sound before he/she can give anything a name he/she hears an ocean of blood swimming around his/her head and body. Through his/her veins.
5. GRAMS: (BLOOD OCEAN EFFECT)
6. LOU: Through his/her mother.
He/she breaks into the light of day.
He's / she's shocked when he hears he has a voice.
He/she finds his voice and screams.
7. GRAMS: (BABY CRY)
8. LOU: Then one day he/she hears what they call 'music'.
It's not noise. It's life. It's exciting and exhilarating.
It's a revelation.
9. GRAMS: (MUSIC OUTRO).
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