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him. He even believes the Creator loves him, has a passion for him, sits up nights to admire him, watch over him, and keep him out of trouble.”

11. INT. MICHAEL’S ROOM AT THE CREATOR’S STUDIO Michael is reading Satan’s letter aloud to Gabriella MICHAEL “‘When he is at his very, very best he is sort of a low grade, nickleplated angel; at his worst, he is unspeakable, unimaginable; and first and last and all the time he is a sarcasm.’ A sarcasm! Perfect. A curiosity. A nickle-plated angel. This guy Twain has read my mind.” GABRIELLA Oh, no… 12. INT. SATAN’S ROOM, PLAZA HOTEL SATAN (voiceover as he types) Twain says, “Yet man blandly and in all sincerity calls himself the noblest work of something he calls God. God seems to be his name for the Creator. B ROLL of television without sound that is on in Satan’s room. A religious channel is on. SATAN (voiceover) “He thinks he is the Creator’s pet. He believes the Creator is proud of

13. INT. MICHAEL’S ROOM AT THE CREATOR’S STUDIO Michael reading to Gabriella MICHAEL “And he prays to him and thinks he listens. Isn’t that a quaint idea? And he prays with hope and confidence, although no prayer has ever been answered. The daily affront, the daily defeats do not discourage him, he goes on praying just the same.” Unquote. 14. INT. SATAN’S ROOM, PLAZA SATAN (voiceover as he types) A quaint idea. There’s an understatement! There’s more. Lots more. This Twain guy is uncanny. B ROLL previous scenes when Satan is observing people. SATAN (voiceover) You won’t believe how emotional these humans are. They can fly right off the handle over the dumbest things. Fear, anxiety, love and hate rule their lives. Very self-destructive. But it’s great fun to watch, exhilarating to be around. Makes me giddy, a little

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