Characters: Joel, Joshua, Eli, Able, Angel, Narrator.
Opening Scene: Shepherds around a campfire at night.
Joel: "Boy, I hate watching the sheep. It is so cold
and Lonely out here. I wouldnít have to be here if Able had
Joshua: "I donít like it either, but there is no need
Eli: "Sometimes there are robbers out here at night and
it scares me.
And Uncle Amos is so old, he probably couldnít chase them
Joshua: "Come on, letís be positive. How about having
something to eat and drink?"
(The shepherds start to eat and drink something)
Joel: "Shh! Listen, I hear something."
(All of them listening)
Eli: "I hear something too, and look I can see a light
(Everyone looking in the direction of the light and looking scared)
Joshua: "Maybe it is robbers."
Eli: "If they are, they arenít being too quiet."
(Able walking towards the group, carrying some type of light, at a
short distance he yells)
Able: "Hey, donít be afraid. Itís me, Able."
Joel: "O Boy, here comes Mr. Know-It-All."
Joshua: (As Able walks up) "Yeah, give us a heart
Able: (approaching group) "HI"
Joshua: "Hi Able"
Joel: (grumpily) "Hi"
Eli: (excitedly and happy) " Hi Able!"