@MissCajlin I have the same response! The way Mireille Enos play her, Sarah seems so tightly wound and impenetrable largely because of what you've identified - she keeps having to sacrifice parts of herself (JACK, oh my lord, poor Jack!) to get by.
Although whoever is writing Holder's lines is clearly having way more fun with all of this, I must say. He gets some of the best lines on television!
Haley! Welcome. (I was in your fair city when this posted!) Any chance your reign might include a fix for this deeply busted commenting system??
Aww, Jia! I'll miss you 'round here, especially your posts about Kyrgyzstan and religion/religious life. You're aces, and I hope to find you again soon!
On Two Victors
I do not understand how my office got so dusty but suddenly there are all these things in my eyes.
Molly, I'm so very sorry for your loss.
JIA. Never change, Jia. Never change.
(I don't think I've actually heard this song, but I'm not sure it matters b/c this is just such wonderful writing.)
@Lucienne YESSSSS me too.
Oh Baba, you're my favorite agony aunt. This is stellar.
On White Man From Virginia Claims 800 Square Miles of African Desert So Daughter Can Finally Be "A Real Princess"
NO NO NO NO NO
Sit down, Mr. Heaton, I have a lecture for you about Orientalism and colonialism allllll cued up.
whoooooooooooooooooa needs a trigger warning for THOSE HORNETS, AIYEE
Man, Sarah Miller, your takedowns of deeply and annoyingly misogynistic claptrap are becoming a highlight for me.