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|Subject: Re: Wilder And Wilder Mon Dec 26, 2011 5:33 pm|| |
But I still think Laura's expectations of a husband would be quite high. I think Almanzo lived up to them, though. :)
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|Subject: Re: Wilder And Wilder Sun Feb 19, 2012 10:20 pm|| |
- bethers wrote:
- I love this episode for a lot reasons. There is a lot of good humor in it. I really like all the episodes where there is comedic tension between Charles and Almonzo. It's pretty funny when they're arm-wrestling and Laura is cheering for "Manley!" until Pa gives her the death look and she changes her tune for a brief moment and yells "Go, Pa!"
Did anyone else find it a bit odd that Dr. Baker was going to wager $50 without even the blink of an eye? He seems like a pretty level-headed guy. $50 was A LOT of money back then. I'm not saying it's completely implausible, but it was a bit odd to me.
Oh my gosh....I loved the part when she was cheering for Almanzo...and then Pa
“I am beginning to learn that it is the sweet, simple things of life which are the real ones after all.”
― Laura Ingalls Wilder
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