Warm Wind in China
A play in two acts for four actors.
1984: Slater and Davis are lovers. Slater has contracted AIDS, which has become full blown. Slater and Davis been together for three years raising Slater’s son Matthew. In act one, Slater lures Davis with promises of re-ignited passion to Crystal Crescent beach on the Atlantic coast south of Halifax, Nova Scotia. Mid-seduction, Slater binds and buries Davis up to his neck in the sand below the high water mark. The tide is coming in. Slater tells his lover of his condition and forces a promise from Davis that come what may, come what will, Davis will raise Matthew.