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INTERNAL. MAMA ZONDI’S SHOP. AFTERNOON.


MAMA ZONDI

Ooh it’s you my kids come in.

ZANELE

Sandra called me lately telling me to bring Amalia to you.

MAMA ZONDI

Yeah I called her after she was telling me that Amalia is looking for something to keep herself busy… Are you Amalia?

AMALIA

Yes ma’am…

MAMA ZONDI

Good let’s sit down uhm…… look I want a person who can help me to clean and wash the dish and pots here in the shop… So I heard that you want a job.

AMALIA

That’s true…

MAMA ZONDI

My question to you is do you still want the job or changed your mind?

AMALIA

No I’m still need a job.

MAMA ZONDI

Good that’s means I’ll give you this job are you going somewhere tomorrow?

ZANELE

Ooh Yes Sandra is going to show her the campus.

MAMA ZONDI

Okay you’ll start the following day or when you feel to come tomorrow when you come back from school you can come.

AMALIA

Thank you so much I really appreciate that. And thanks to you sister Zanele.

ZANELE

You are welcome dear…


INTERNAL. SANDRA’S HOUSE. NIGHT


TELEVISION PLAYING AT THE BACKGROUND


SANDRA

How did you go at Mama Zondi? AMALIA

We did went well.

SANDRA

So when are you starting?

AMALIA

The following day.

SANDRA

Good

or when you feel to come tomorrow when you come back from school you can come.

AMALIA

Thank you so much I really appreciate that. And thanks to you sister Zanele.

ZANELE

You are welcome dear…


INTERNAL. SANDRA’S HOUSE. NIGHT


TELEVISION PLAYING AT THE BACKGROUND


SANDRA

How did you go at Mama Zondi? AMALIA

We did went well.

SANDRA

So when are you starting?

AMALIA

The following day.

SANDRA

Good hey I feel asleep I have to go to sleep don’t forget to wake in the morning because we going together right.

AMALIA

Okay…..

ZANELE

(Beat)

Guess who was here lately.

SANDRA

Who was here?

ZANELE

Mr Monde the taxi driver.

SANDRA

What nowhere don’t tell me he was here for you……?

ZANELE

(Laughing) For me No no no he was here looking for Amalia…

SANDRA

What? To do what?

ZANELE

Ask Amalia she will tell you.

SANDRA

Why she was looking for you?

AMALIA

He says he loves me.

SANDRA

(Laughing) Monde is a crazy man…. Where did you meet him?

AMALIA

That time the day that there were strike he was driving the taxi that we were in.

SANDRA

That boy he is crazy serious he need to the doctor….. Let me go to sleep I’ll see you in the morning. 


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