MONICA!

MONICA!

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Dec. 18 1998 3:30 AM

MONICA!

A libretto in search of a composer

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While he talked on the phone,

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I took a position before him on my knees,

And I went on.

And he talked on.

Though what the congressman heard was

"Please, please, please, please, please!"

But then we didn't go on!

TRIPP: You didn't go on?

LEWINSKY: No, he stopped me when he seemed upon the cusp.

TRIPP: So you didn't go on?

LEWINSKY: No, we didn't go on.

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