|In The Dark|
|Original Broadcast Date|
|Arthur Miller, Grace Zabriskie, Helen Wilson, Florina Federescou, Douglas Johnson, Joe Frank|
|Absurd Monologue, Scripted Actors, 55 minutes|
The first light snow of the year has fallen, and the ground is dusted in white.
Second person description of a thanksgiving dinner. Thoughts about the pilgrims including birth defects. Actor: Meeting a holy man while being washed downriver. The point of a pilgrimage. Actor: Falling asleep in a temple. Falling in love with a car and buying it, then driving across the country as a pilgrim, falling for a waitress. Actor: trying to commit suicide in Budapest, taking a train to see a doctor in a pool hall. Driving in the rockies and the desert. Being pulled over by a cop who complains that people travel too much. Driving to Las Vegas. Driving into the ocean.
- "The Spirit Cannot Fail" - Bill Nelson (from Chance Encounters in the Garden of Lights, 1987) | YouTube [19:17]
- Mixed by Jerry Summers
- Remixed by Ray Guarna
- This program was originally broadcast in two half hour parts, but appears on joefrank.com as a single program.
- This program was often rebroadcast on Thanksgiving