She is walking in the rain on her way to work or shopping. Her name is Mary Sue and the month is September because she is wearing a long sleeve blouse and no coat. She is smiling. Mary Sue's car broke down and she had to catch a bus in the rain. It's a good thing that she has an umbrella! It is the 1960's because the cars look old. Wanda says the cars lights are on so it must be early evening. Isaac thinks this could take place in Europe, perhaps Frankfurt, Germany since they have a lot of cobblestone streets. She is alone on the street. You can hear horns beeping, and the swish of windshield wipers and the cars going up and down the street in the rain. You can hear the hustle and bustle all around.