Saturday, March 26, 2016
In Which I Review Sleepy Hollow (3x16)
--So just to keep track of all the historical and mythical things in this episode, we had: Washington's Crossing of the Delaware; Betsy Ross's flag, Paul Revere's house, the Eternal Soldier, Orpheus and Eurydice, Francis Scott Key, Fort McHenry, Masons, the War of 1812, and the opening line to the Star Spangled Banner. Spaghetti, meet wall.
--"A relationship can survive most anything except secrets." That's about as close to the theme of the week as we're likely to get.
--Ichabod brought home KFC over Burger King. Bless.
--Ichabod tells Abbie that returning to the Catacombs must be her choice; he will not make it for her. Yes, agency. Yes.
--Hamilton: The Musical jokes for the win!
--Just so everyone knows, the road to the Underworld does not run through a candy shop.
--Abbie Mills has clearly been reading my blog. In her words (and mine, week after week): "Let's go!"