From the Original Screenplay
Adapted for scriptsandsketches.com By Simon Law
Duologue: Characters: MISS HONEY: & MATILDA
MATILDA: I just stare very hard and I can feel the strongness. I feel I can move almost anything. You do believe me. Don’t you?
MISS HONEY: You should believe in it . Believe it with all your heart. That’s where Miss Trunchbull lives.
(They reach Miss Truncbull’s house)
MATILDA: Why is there a swing?
MISS HONEY: A girl used to live in that house. Her life was good and happy. When she was two. her mother died. Her father was a doctor. He needed someone to look after things. He asked the mother’s stepsister to live with them. But the girl’s aunt was mean and treated her badly.