A new Little Doyle

INT. HOSPITAL ROOM - DAY

               Early September, 1975

               Joanie holds her little newborn, who is wrapped in a pink
               blanket. Stuart reaches out for the baby and coos to her as
               he rocks her in his arms.

                                          JOANIE
                              I can already tell that Sharon is
                              going to be daddy's little
                              princess.

                                          STUART
                              My mom is so pleased that we named
                              our firstborn after her.

                                          JOANIE
                              Sharon Sylvia Emily Doyle. Since
                              the grandmothers have already
                              been honoured, I thought the
                              aunts should be honoured too.

                Judy's sister Sylvia Bradshaw Lewis enters.

                                          SYLVIA
                              Hi Joanie, Stuart. Cliff is
                              parking the Car. He'll be up
                              shortly. You look wonderful! How
                              do you feel?

                                          JOANIE
                              Hi Sylvia. I'm tired, but I feel
                              pretty good. I had a much easier
                              time with Sharon than Emily did
                              with David, or Judy with the
                              twins. Where's your little Amy? I
                              was hoping to introduce her to her
                              new cousin.

                                          SYLVIA
                              I left her with mom. She's only
                              five months old and teething
                              already. She's been really
                              fussing in the last few days. Mom
                              is happy to babysit. Four
                              grandsons, and only one
                              granddaughter! Let me see my
                              little namesake.

               She reaches for the baby and Stuart hands her over

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