It has been a long summer.
The Leftovers premiered at the end of June, which seems like an odd time for something routinely called dark and depressing to slip into our lives. The sun is out, the sky is blue, kids dash through sprinklers and (so the saying goes) the living is easy.
Not that the world ever actually plays by these rules. September 11th 2001 was a beautiful day. October 14th, as we’ve recently learned, was a perfectly sunny day. And it seemed that Memorial Day in Mapleton dawned clear, as well. The day found the Chief in a dark cabin in the woods in a puddle of Patti’s blood, though outside the woods blurred into an appealing green backdrop. Nora saw the sun outside the windows as she brushed her teeth and padded down the stairs to the kitchen.
The final review is up at The Stake. Read on…
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