Same Script, Different Cast(Duet With Deborah Cox)

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Vocal: Whitney Houston / Deborah Cox

Whitney:Um, hey, Deb?
Deborah:Mmmmmm hmmmmm??
Whitney:Thank you for being woman enough to come
Deborah:Whitney, what's this about?

Whitney:I know he's leaving me for you
Deborah:Who said that, who told you?
Both:That is true
Whitney:What is he telling you
Whitney:Could it be the same things that he told me?
Deborah:He told me that he loved me
Whitney:I heard that
Deborah:He told me I was beautiful
Whitney:Huh
Deborah:How did you know? How did you know?
Whitney:Because I played this scene before

Whitney:This is a retake of my life
Whitney:I was his star for many nights
Whitney:Now the roles have changed and you're the leading lady in his life
Whitney:Lights, camera, now you're on
Whitney:Just remember you've been warned
Whitney:Enjoy it now, cause it won't last
Whitney:Same script, different cast

Deborah:What you're saying could be true
Deborah:But how can I take advice from you?
Whitney:I'm not hating
Whitney:But I wish the one before me would have warned me too baby
Deborah:Don't say no more - lalalalalalala
Whitney:Uncover your ears, girl
Deborah:I'm not listening - lalalalalalalala
Whitney:But I know you hear me
Whitney:Maybe my reasons are wrong
Whitney:But I know that you believe me

Whitney:This is a retake of my life
Whitney:I was his star for many nights
Whitney:Now the roles have changed and you're the leading lady in his life
Whitney:Lights, camera, now you're on
Whitney:Just remember you've been warned
Whitney:Enjoy it now, cause it won't last
Whitney:Same script, different cast

Deborah:It's your fault you didn't love him enough
Whitney:No, no, no
Whitney:That's the problem.
Whitney:I loved him too much.
Whitney:And when you love him
Whitney:He becomes unattracted to you
Deborah:Oh, no. He's changing now, I'll prove you wrong
Whitney:No, you won't
Deborah:So go away, leave us the hell alone! See, he loves me
Whitney:He'll hurt you
Deborah:He'll stay with me
Whitney:He'll leave you
Both:For sure, For sure

Backing:This is a retake of my life.
Whitney:Retake of my life
Whitney:Yes it is
Backing:I was his star for many nights
Whitney:Star for many, many, many, many nights
Backing:Now the roles have changed
Deborah:Now, now, now, now, now? No, no?
Backing:Now the roles have changed
Deborah:Have changed, and I'm the leading lady in his life.
Whitney:Lights, camera, now you're on
Backing:Just remember
Whitney:You've been warned
Whitney:Enjoy it now, because it won't last
Whitney:No! Same script, different cast

Whitney:This is a retake of my life
Deborah: your life
Deborah:You were his star for many nights but now the roles have changed
Deborah:I'm the leading lady in his life

Deborah:Lights, camera, now you're on
Deborah:Just remember you've been warned
Deborah:Enjoy it now, cause this will last
Deborah:I'm his future, you're his past

Whitney:This is a retake of my life
Whitney:I was his star for many nights
Whitney:Now the roles have changed and you're the leading lady in his life

Both:Lights, camera, now you're on
Both:Just remember you've been warned
Whitney:Enjoy it now
Deborah:Enjoy this now
Whitney:It won't last
Deborah:I know it will last
Both:Same script, different cast
Whitney:Cast Awwwww?.
Deborah:He loves me