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Celeste nervously clutches Larry’s arm, as he looks at the card, intrigued. In the b.g. --
The crowd THUNDERS its approval. Larry studies the two men carefully for a beat, then whispers into Celeste’s ear and pats her arm reassuringly, gesturing that he’ll be right back. She watches with concern as they move off past a jazz ensemble returning from their break.
A VOICE in the crowd begins a chant that is quickly taken up by others:
As she watches Napolitano with admiration and hope.
The crowd, having cheered each phrase, now goes nuts with whoops and hollers, as the jazz band launches into “Take the ‘A’ Train.”
EXT. MANDEVILLE CANYON - NIGHT
The music and party sounds recede, as Larry and the two men reach a clearing in a wooded area adjacent to the mansion. They stop, but there’s nothing to see. Larry is starting to look skeptical, even worried.