Episode 8: Time Is Money
Episode 8 explodes with a blast of festive quasi-Tejano music. Cheerfully exuberant horns provide a sharp contrast to darkly comic lyrics telling of Tiffany Ann’s spiraling decline into prostitution. More than a bit the worse for wear, Tiffany has become a hardened, but not unkind, streetwalker who plies her trade with the matter-of-factness of a piece worker trying to make her night’s quota.
Episode 9: Enough Ain’t Never Enough
David Harley reveals his darker, sadistic side. He continues to allow Tiffany Ann the same degree of consideration that he gives the handkerchief he uses to blow his nose. The only thing David wants is more. Tiffany copes by focusing on the bottom line.
Episode 10: Small Change
In the season’s finale, Tiffany Ann dies under suspicious circumstances. The authorities rule her death accidental. The singer of the song suspects that he knows the truth, but he also knows that the “truth” doesn’t always count for much in Vaselina Springs. The status quo is maintained.