105.01 SYNOPSIS: “Connecting Flights” starts off with a glimpse into the other flight. Olive sits with her grandfather voicing her concerns about being away from Cal while Grace confides in her mother-in-law about their marital problems. Olive begs them to wait for the other flight, but when looking at the board the on time status changes to see agent. —>
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On Flight 537
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There is a shot of an airplane is flying above the clouds. Inside, a flight attendant walks down aisle of airplane.
FLIGHT ATTENDANT: More water?
PASSENGER 1: No, thank you.
FLIGHT ATTENDANT: Can I get you anything?
PASSENGER 2: I’m fine.
“April 7, 2013” appears on the screen.
Olive and Steve
FLIGHT ATTENDANT: What about you, sir?
PASSENGER 3: Could I get a…
FLIGHT ATTENDANT: I’ll be right back.
Olive looks out the window.
STEVE: See anything interesting? No New York yet.
Grace and Karen
In another row of the airplane…
KAREN: Did the trip work?
GRACE: I don’t know what you’re— Please.
KAREN: I can spot a marital repair job a mile away.
KAREN: I know my son. You two haven’t been having many good times lately.
Olive wants to wait for Flight 828
Scene shifts to the baggage return at the airport in New York City.
GRACE: Oh, no, honey. Let’s go home. We’ll get unpacked first.
STEVE: Honey, you know, I got all kinds of baseball to catch up on.
KAREN: He’s got his baseball. I know you miss your brother, but he’ll be here before you know it.
OLIVE: Please, Grandma?
GRACE: I’m gonna show you something.
Passengers notified to see agent
The display reads that it is not to arrive until 1:40A. It is “On Time” and will be arriving at gate C8.
GRACE: It’s not gonna arrive for another few hours. It’s too long to wait.
As they are looking at it, the arrive time switches to a red box marked, “See Agent.”
OLIVE: “See Agent”? What’s that mean?
GRACE: That’s just airline talk, honey.
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