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EXT. ZONDI.S SHOP. MORNING


ZANELE

Morning Mama Zondi….

ZONDI

Hey my girl… How are you doing?

ZANELE

Well nothing to complain about can you give me cakes?

ZONDI

That’s good and school? I hope there is no much pressure.

ZANELE

Yeah no pressure at the moment….. And your side how is the shop doing I can see it’s growing.

ZONDI

It’s really growing my girl and I’m happy to see it growing like this it’s been a while pushing hard…. Here is your cakes.

ZANELE

Thank you that’s great news. Let me go I’ll come see you later.

ZONDI

Before you go there is something that I want to ask you.

ZANELE

Oh okay.

ZONDI

It’s about that girl from Zimbabwe I know her name.

ZANELE

Amalia….

ZONDI

You still staying with her?

ZANELE

Yeah we staying with her and she is a good girl I really love her…. Why you ask?

ZONDI

No I was just asking.

ZANELE

Okay bye.

ZONDI

Bye.


EXTERNAL. MANDELA BRIDGE. DAY


MONDE

Hey

AMALIA

Hey

do I know you?

MONDE

Oh you don’t recognise me I’m the one who was driving the taxi you were in last.

AMALIA

I get you now…

MONDE

Yeah so where are you going?

AMALIA

I’m just walking and you?

MONDE

I’m on my way to attend my class.

AMALIA

Attend? I thought you are a taxi driver.

MONDE

No taxi that I was driving it is my father’s taxi so that day I was not attending.

AMALIA

Ooh so you too you at Wits university?

MONDE

No I’m at Rosebank College.

AMALIA

Okay let me not waste your time then.

MONDE

I hope to see you again.

AMALIA

Okay brother.

MONDE

Call me Monde…. And you are?

AMALIA

Good bye Monde you’ll be late to your classes.


INTERNAL. BRAAMFONTEIN CAMPUS. DAY


ZANELE

You look worried what’s up girl? Or it’s the documentary.

SANDRA

It’s Amalia.

ZANELE

What did she do?

SANDRA

She want a job.

ZANELE

What? A job….. But where she is going to get job?

SANDRA

I did tell her that but she doesn’t understand that.

ZANELE

It’s very tough out there….. (Pause) So how is you documentary going?

SANDRA

Well I need a voice presenter so it’s tough for me to get the right voice for the documentary.

ZANELE

But there are presenter out there or you want ANDILE from friends like these?

SANDRA

(Laughing) Are you listening to yourself girl.

ZANELE

Or you want my lovely voice? I can make plan to prepare my voice for recording talk to Mr Swart.

SANDRA

Hey forget that girl I’ll get something out.

ZANELE

Or you can use Amalia’s voice…. Just talk to her.

SANDRA

That’s what I want and her voice can fit in the documentary…. Look I’m going to talk to her now.

ZANELE

Hey are you leaving me here now?

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