The last few episodes have wrung me out. Billie's spiral out of control and self destruction had my sympathy because it was so well written and well acted. I felt sorry for her despite her doing things that I absolutely can not agree with. I knew they had me then.
And then came last night...
I have a sick family, I was already worn out and a little emotional from puke clean up and general caring for all. And then they killed Patrick. Patrick who has just found such a good place with Nina and who is about to be a dad and ...
From the show
I know, it's just a show, but wow I cried. I admit it. And I fully expect to have a cry next week, because I feel so sad for Nina - this imaginary person I'm not sure I even like. And part of me hates them.
But a bigger part of me loves it. It's safe emotion. It's cathartic to cry for someone else even if they are all imaginary.
I'm like it with books too. I love a good cry. And I like to create one in my reader where appropriate.
Do you like to cry over books, tv, movies, or are you made of sterner stuff?