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A bartender watches with amusement as two strangers meet and duel verbally in his bar. Katya, a former dancer, is trying to forget the death of her young daughter. Pom, a comedian known for his verbal thrust and parry, tries to charm, shock and disgust his date in turn. Written by <davros@gargoyle.apana.org.au>

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29 August 1996 (Netherlands)  »

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