Past Imperfect

Past Imperfect – #433

Jane was quite pleased that the movie producers presented her with a giant cake to celebrate her birthday during the filming of “An Urchin Grows in Brooklyn”. But she was not impressed that said producers had erroneously placed an extra candle on said cake, making her seem older than she really was. As we all know, good roles for actresses in Hollywood become extremely scarce once you reach the age of nine…


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  1. I think I saw the follow up, ‘an urchin born to Brooklyn’ but Hollywood ruined the franchise and by the time they released ‘an urchin buries Brooklyn’ I’d lost interest, possibly in a similar way you did, Brian, with this comment by the second ‘I’. Sorry 🙂

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  2. Also, the cake looks more like a box, which makes me wonder what – or who – is in there. And suddenly my mind goes to Mickey Rooney, a disturbing thought if ever there was one. Be afraid, poor Jane. Be very afraid.

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