By Zoey Dean
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Even the traffic was cooperating—miraculously, there was none. It was almost as if the universe were egging her on, steering her to her destiny of Dumpdom. Sam made the twenty-five-minute drive from Bel Air to Santa Monica in less than nineteen minutes and didn’t even get caught by the lights at Sunset Boulevard and Bundy. Pulling up in front of the Monsoon Cafe, a restaurant that her father had once owned, back in the days when actors believed that restaurants were worth the aggravation, she handed the Hummer keys over to the black-jacketed valet along with a twenty and instructions to park it someplace where he could get to it quickly.
What? ” “Well …” he began. His voice seemed strangely loud, until Anna realized it was because there was so little traffic in this neighborhood. An orange-blossom-scented breeze ruffled his thick, dark hair. ” Anna nodded slowly. Trieste was the club of the moment. Located on Hollywood Boulevard not far from the corner of Vine, a line of hopeful partygoers snaked down the block on a nightly basis, eager to be admitted. Ben had a summer job there and recently he’d started a Monday night event where the pounding sound system was turned off, drinks cost half their usual price, there was no dancing, and poets, playwrights, and various other artists could perform in a decidedly nonclub atmosphere.
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