I’m in the middle of The Paris Apartment by Michelle Gable, which in theory should get me excited for my upcoming vacation, but is really a study in the slow growth of hatred for a main character. She started off fine, but by page 185 I wanted to backhand her. Which is maybe the point, but doesn’t mean I have to like it.
I’m on the last 20 minutes of The White Princess, which has been surprisingly enjoyable and low on cringe, but far from perfect. Most of the cast is good, and I’ve been pleasantly surprised by the two leads playing Elizabeth York and Henry VII. I’m also ready to crown this as my favorite sex scene of 2017:
I spent most of this week catching up on You Must Remember This–Jean and Jane, which is quality, as always, and has enhanced my love of Jane Fonda.
This week has been a study in “pleasant, not particularly inspiring”
What are you all reading/watching/streaming?