Charles: You've been calling on the Widow Clark, have you?
Mr. Mayfield: Not that you'd notice. She's just not interested in me, I guess. I've tried everything.
Mr. Edwards: You know what you ought to do? What you ought to do is, you gotta let her know how you feel, see? Then you tell her how it's gonna be. I mean, there ain't a woman nowhere that don't appreciate a firm hand! Well, take Grace, for instance. I mean, she'd still be pining her nights away alone if I hadn't spoken up. Yes, sir, I mean, I told her how it was gonna be, I told you what was gonna happen, and I--
Charles: (looks behind Mr. Edwards) Oh, good morning, Grace! Isaiah was just talking about you. We'll leave you two alone. (he and Mr. Mayfield leave)
Mr. Edwards: (gulps multiple times, is nervous) Gracie, I...... (turns around, realizes that nobody is there)