ROB Did I listen to pop music because I was miserable, or was I miserable because I listened to pop music? APARTMENT - NIGHT Group of bags huddled next to the door. He stays right there staring at the shut door for a long moment, listening to the fading sound of Laura and her dragging bags.
Didn't somebody--Mom, Dad, Uncle Fred, Grandma-- think to take the gentleman aside and suggest he focus his romantic feelings on someone who's already had a chance to grow up? but then the CD's start, and go on, faster and faster, forever then the singles, then the tapes... O.) But nobody worries about kids listening to thousands -- literally thousands -- of songs about broken hearts and rejection and pain and misery and loss. All my other romantic stories seem to be a scrambled version of that first one. ROB'S APARTMENT Rob sits in his chair, a cord leading from the stereo to headphones draped around his neck. "Nobody Does It Better" by Carly Simon begins to play as PRESENCE... HIGH SCHOOL LAWN - FLASHBACK - MOS ..continues as SOUNDTRACK. She's the clean, sporty, nice wholesome girl-next-door. As he walks one of the two slim aisles toward the back, he stops on a dime, steps back and pulls a CD from the sea and replaces it almost the same position, but not quite -- meticulousness and pride in this gesture... they seem to come to rest in an end of a few books... He implodes with self- consciousness and humiliation and attempts to affect a casual gait as he mopes away. O.) It would be nice to think that since I was fourteen, times have changed, relationships have become more sophisticated, females less cruel, skins thicker, but there still seems to be an element of that afternoon in everything that has happened to me since. He lets the needle down on the turntable next to him. But as Rob opens the door, enters, and flips a switch causing the fluorescents to sputter, we see in his eyes the reverence and earnestness of a football coach gazing across an empty field or a priest drawn at midnight to his empty church. I would feel guilty taking their money if I wasn't, kind of, well, one of them. While packing up for the night, a group of armed soldiers led by wanted criminal Carlos ...See full summary » Ed and Alice live together and will soon marry.It was a very heart-felt, emotional performance, very very very very well done!She cried and so did I - I had recently gone through a divorce that left me feeling much as she felt in this song. My mom and sister both listened to Little Jagged Pill, and at the time I didn't get the lines "Would she go down on you in a theater" and "Are you thinking of me when you f--k her." I get those lines now that i'm older and know more than I did then.“Ask her what her favorite movie is, and why,” she suggests. Ask her what she’d like to be remembered for.” This small change “infuses relationships with new life,” she says.Zany situations and lapses of twisted logic make for a comedic romp when a free-spirited hippy couple (Mo and Ned) inadvertently show up a week late to attend the wedding of shallow ...Maybe even something that has, I don’t know, evidence or research behind it? A messy collection of marriage tips that you will only find here.I decided to go to the people I trust most on the topic — from respected sex researchers to … Compliments complement For nearly three decades, relationship expert Terri Orbuch has conducted a research project following 373 married couples.