JAMAICA INN EP1 FIRST REVISION SET PINK 25.9.13
You need to think about what you’ll
do. If you and I should - [marry]
I’m going to my aunt’s in Cornwall.
It’s what my mother wanted.
She’s walking away but she stops. He hesitates -
You - you have my heart.
For a second she looks at him in painful, mute apology. The
jealous watching GIRLS look daggers and whisper behind their
hands, judging this unconventional farm-girl.
MARY hates hurting him, fixes her eyes on the ground as she
9 EXT. ROAD - DAY 1 9
The coach careens through a bleaker, rockier landscape.
10 INT. COACH - EVENING 10
Different PASSENGERS sit opposite MARY now, still better
dressed than she is, their blank eyes staring at her as
though she has no right to be in here.
MARY turns to the window and outside the landscape has
The sun is sinking in the sky as the coach rumbles over the
River Tamar and there’s a glimpse of the distant sea as the
landscape gets wilder, bleaker, and -
MARY’s eyes close, taking her into -
CORNISH DRIVER (V.O.)
Launceston! All out!
11 EXT. THE FLEECE INN, LAUNCESTON, CORNWALL - EVENING 11
MARY blinks awake. The DRIVER opens the carriage door and
MARY follows the other PASSENGERS out *