The Lovers, the Dreamers, Not Me

now-voyager-movie-poster“Oh, Jerry, don’t let’s ask for the moon. We have the stars.”

I’m pre-crying. TCM’s running a 24/7 Bette Davis marathon today, and although Now, Voyager (1942) isn’t starting for six more hours (and ending for eight), just typing those two sentences—the final words in the film—tears me up.

  • Daviddowntown

    Seems to be on a different plane.

  • FactsWillOut

    Stars are not rocks.
    The eventual colonization of the solar system is a good thing.
    Not being struck and amazed by men walking on the moon is your loss.

    BillyHW is right.

  • dance…dancetotheradio

    I have increasingly been sucked into TCM these days.

  • “You know where else it’s super dark at night? North Korea.

    Which, okay, we only know because we shot satellites into space.”

    I laughed.