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Dill’s a clown; Hannah’s actually facing serious ramifications and fears for her future.
While Hannah and Dill cope with their various baby scandals, Elijah’s at his open-call audition, and he nearly chickens out until he runs into an enthusiastic fellow auditioner in the stairwell.
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Her emotions are ambivalent and overwhelming — because of course they are.
The scene also works because Dill, who’s an absurd weeping mess, acts as a foil for Hannah’s intense, overwhelming emotions.
For once, Hannah’s the one who comes off as reasonable.