against the door. Frustrated, he cuts
as Vanity watches Prince leave. A
profound sadness sweeps her face.
Suddenly Susan is by her Side, hugging
and kissing her happily. Brenda runs
up, pouring champagne. Morris, Jerome
and The Time are at the end of the
hallway and beckon her excitedly into
the room. Vanity forces a smile, goes
down the hallway, casting another look
at the exit door.
(96) EXT. BACK ALLEY, THE TASTE — NIGHT
Morris and Vanity stagger down the ALLEY
obviously very drunk. Morris pulls from
a FLASK. Vanity is still in her
lingerie, wears an open coat over it.
Her speech is slurred–
Did you hear these people
applauding? They loved us —
they wanted to rip us apart,
and this is just our first
night. I can see it now,
we’re all going to be big
stars. I can feel it.
Ain’t nobody bad like me.
She kisses him spontaneously on the
Morris, you’re a genius.
He fixes her with a sexy look, takes a
healthy look from his flask, then gives
it too her. Vanity throws her head