TRIPP: There's a dress ...
GOLDBERG: Hold on, let me call Sparky.
[Independent Counsel Starr uses Tripp to detain Monica. A few days later, the news breaks. On the advice of his pal Harry Thomason, Clinton flat-out lies to his wife, to his loyalists, and to the public about the relationship.]
"I Never Have" (performance should build in tempo and intensity)
CLINTON: You know I'd like to answer questions,
An act my lawyers won't allow.
I'll give you more not less, sooner not later,
I just can't say a word right now.
But I don't know why she'd say these things
Her head's full of who knows what. But I never had sex with that woman
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