BUFFY VERSE: Sonnets for 4/1 TEA TIME: Rewatching the Vampire
PART 1- Sonnets for 4/1 TEA TIME -
rewatching BtVS episode #2: "The
Posted by: forensicpopouri - Apr 01, 2002, 5:34
"Once More, With
Adjustments"- Old Episodes &Older
[rhetorical verse in
Shakesperean Sonnet Form]
PART 1: FROM
DETAIL TO BIG PICTURE
CROSS THAT ANGEL GAVE HER WAS NOT ON
Luke reached down to kill, BUT THEN
right there, right by her heart --
THEN POOF, IT'S GONE
right after Luke's
right hand's flesh had been
A "PICKY" THING TO
NOTICE, but I do.
With hindsight from six
seasons' future fact,
I find my eyes too
jaded to pursue
loose threads of beauty,
'til new seams are tacked.
that yield more recent misery
visible right from the start.
And if your
heart enjoyed the
reality now's pulled
those seams apart.
I guess I'm saying,
now, I can't be blind
to what it might have
been. I've changed my mind.
CHALLENGE I'D SET FORTH was to explore
Buffy tapestry -- it's darks and
Find patterns to remember and
And thereby -- should we ever set
our sights . . .
. . . on telling TV
tales -- we'd have clear lines
in mem'ry by Joss Whedon's hand.
learned the secrets of his best
BUT NOW I want to change what I
WHAT IF we could change
FIRST I'd persuade
Ms. Holmes to take "the" role.
cast "the cooler Xander" (his real
AND I would play the vampire with
a soul. <g>
don't mock me with your monkey pants.
I can dream.) New Angel comes from France!
[CONTINUED IN PART 2]
CORRECTION: LINK TO PART 2
forensicpopouri - Apr 01, 2002, 5:52
LINK TO PART 2 (note: you must copy &
paste address -- no direct linking yet on Bronze
forensicpopouri - Apr 01, 2002, 5:48
FOOTNOTES: PREVIOUS TEA TIME RELATED
forensicpopouri - Apr 01, 2002, 5:43
Question for a Brit: When is Tea
3/22/02 Quote Of Joss Whedon Post
About The Bronze from 5/21/00 -
PREVIOUS TEA TIME
3/20/02 tid=47264 #1 Tea Time!
(Yanks steal tea time from the British)
tid=47816 #2 "Constructive Praise" (What Do We Hold
3/22/02 tid=48211 #3 Joss Whedon & The
3/23/02 tid=48693 #4 Giles' Daylight Savings
Time (& naughty Sing-Along)
3/24/02 tid=49105 #5
3/25/02 tid=49423 #6 If You Could
Speak One Haiku To Joss
3/26/02 tid=49999 #7 The
Powers That Tea Proclaim: Verse Only (Marsters
3/27/02 tid=50583 #8 All Musical
3/28/02 tid=51074 #9 Sonnet School for
Slayers? (I'm Your Watcher, Now<g>)
tid=51994 #10 Fun?
3/30/01 tid=52998 #11 New Topic
Plan for Tea Time
3/31/01 tid=53436 #12 "Welcome To
PREVIOUSLY POSTED TEA TIME
#1: BEYOND "NORMAL AGAIN" -
#2: RILEY & SAM'S GROWN-UP-ITUDE -
#3: WHAT DO WE HOLD SACRED? -
#4-7 WHY I POST IN SHAKESPEAREAN SONNETS
PART 1 -
PART 2 - tid=48152
MORALITY - tid=49007
#9-12 ALL MUSICAL BUFFY
PART 1 -
PART 2 - tid=50575
SCHOOL FOR SLAYERS - tid=50974
#15 BRING THE FUN IN -
#16 NORMAL AGAIN: IT'S ALL SO CLEAR -
#17-20 IN THE BEGINNING
PART 1 -
PART 2 -