(91) INT. THE TASTE — NIGHT
Billy Sparks and his Girlfriend being
seated at a front table. A COMEDIAN is
on stage juggling KNIVES and HATCHETS.
The CROWD is ROARING their approval.
(92) INT. BACKSTAGE — THE TASTE — NIGHT
Just then a CLOWN passes Jerome, stops,
and hands him a flower. Jerome tries to
smile, but his nervousness is simply too
strong. The Clown hands him another
flower, trying to elicit a favorable
response. Jerome is patient, but
attempts to ignore the Clown in a polite
way, indicating he’d rather be alone.
The Clown persists, however, going
through a little routine, handing him
flower after flower…
Suddenly Jerome throws them into the
air, grabs the Clown by the throat and
flings him headlong down the hallway.
The Clown gives Jerome the finger and
walks off in a huff.
cuts from the dressing room, closes the
door behind him. He joins Jerome at the
curtain, and they move down the back
stairway to the CLUB–
I guess this is it.
I guess so, M.D.
I think I’m going to be sick.
Why does this have to be
happening to me? Has it
crossed your mind that we’re
about to make the biggest