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You Turn To Poetry In Times Of Sadness, I Turn To Workshop

August 13, 2009

former teen queen molly ringwald on the death of john hughes


Most everyone knows that John retreated from Hollywood and became a sort of J.D. Salinger for Generation X.


let it be admitted into the record.  proceed,


I’m speaking metaphorically, of course. Though it does seem sadly poignant that physically, at least, John’s heart really did die. It also seems undeniably meaningful: His was a heavy heart, deeply sensitive, prone to injury — easily broken.


more show, less tell, molly.  and poignant as it is i am totally seeing you pensive, with arms crossed and doing that indignant look down thing you do.



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