Occasionally, my dad will send out an email blast about something he watched to the family to let us know that he recommends it.
I got this email yesterday:
“I began watching this on Amazon Prime yesterday and was surprised at how much she (Amy Jellicoe in the series) reminds me of Laurie.” https://www.hbo.com/enlightened
I smiled when I got the email and thought I might check it out later, but later I was busy procuring a bed for myself (it’s pretty comfy, yay!) and then, I was shopping at a thrift store to get a little bed side table and a lamp. Dad called while I was admiring a covered dish that I’ve picked up and held more than once upon visiting that store on a number of occasions. It happened to be marked at half-price last night and as I distracted, dad expounded on his amazement over how much this story matches my life. I joked about someone stealing my story. Then, tonight, I watched five episodes. Total binge. It’s not my life, and never did I get as crazy as … oh wait. Ya, I did get that crazy. Nuts, in fact. And boy, can I relate to this character, her many dilemmas, and her over-the-top flaws. Anyway, Dad was pretty spot on so I wrote him and said the following: