Reminder that Mrs Barry and Rachel Lynde have been combined into the same person in this. Still weird.
He's enjoying this just a little too much.
He says it'd be "terrible lonesome downstairs witout you" and looks at her like this and I'm so super grossed out.
This is a book line! But the feel of it is completely different from a 14 year old versus an 11 year old.
Anne apologizes, Matthew stares creepily.
And so Diana and Anne are introduced. I will give the movie slight props that Anne is dressed in a plain, dark dress compared to Diana.
So instead of a whole summer passing, Anne is going to school tomorrow. COOL.
Who is kinda old. At least they cut the Prissy Andrews flirtation.
I mean. He certainly doesn't look 13 or 16 or however old he's supposed to be. The actor was 21 or 22 to Shirley's 17.
And she keeps looking over at him like he's interesting or something, which. He's not.
She looks over.
And then she smashes her slate on his head and it shatters and I replay that a few times even though I don't need to. Dang, that's satisfying.
Big changes are a-coming so I'm going to tackle all that next thread.