Day 2: Favorite Movie

My favorite movie of all time is Steel Magnolias.

With scenes like:

Drum: Ouiser, can we call a truce long enough for me to get a piece of cake?
[Ouiser slices him the tail piece of an armadillo cake]
The comment Drum comes back with is hilarious, but since we are somewhat PG here at …life’s about a dream, I’ll let you Google it.

Quotes like:

[about the new mayor’s wife dancing]
Clairee Belcher: Looks like two pigs fightin’ under a blanket.

had me rolling.

This one too…

Ouiser Boudreaux: I’m not crazy, I’ve just been in a very bad mood 40 years!

Don’t forget these lines said with a significant southern drawl:

Truvy: What are your colors, Shelby?
Shelby: My colors are “blush” and “bashful.”
M’Lynn: Her colors are “pink” and pink.”
Shelby: My colors are “blush” and “bashful” Mama!
M’Lynn: How pretentious is this weddin’ gonna get, I ask you?

M’Lynn: That sanctuary looks like it’s been hosed down with Pepto-Bismol.

You laugh.  You cry.  You thank God for your friends.

Best.Movie.Ever.

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30 Days of ME
Day 1:  Your favorite song
Day 2:  Your favorite movie
Day 3:  Your favorite television program
Day 4:  Your favorite book
Day 5:  Your favorite quote
Day 6:  Whatever tickles your fancy
Day 7:  A photo that makes you happy
Day 8:  A photo that makes you angry/sad
Day 9:  A photo you took
Day 10: A photo of you taken over ten years ago
Day 11: A photo of you taken recently
Day 12: Whatever tickles your fancy
Day 13: A fictional book
Day 14: A non-fictional book
Day 15: A fanfic
Day 16: A song that makes you cry (or nearly)
Day 17: An art piece (painting, drawing, sculpture, etc.)
Day 18: Whatever tickles your fancy
Day 19: A talent of yours
Day 20: A hobby of yours
Day 21: A recipe
Day 22: A website
Day 23: A YouTube video
Day 24: Whatever tickles your fancy
Day 25: Your day, in great detail
Day 26: Your week, in great detail
Day 27: This month, in great detail
Day 28: This year, in great detail
Day 29: Hopes, dreams and plans for the next 365 days
Day 30: Whatever tickles your fancy


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3 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Sharon
    Jun 02, 2010 @ 17:27:44

    Oh how fun! I do love this movie. Thing is, I love so many movies, I don’t know I can claim ONE being my absolute favorite.
    Do you like Julia Roberts in Mona Lisa Smile? I really like that one.
    Steel Magnolias is great.
    How fun! 🙂

  2. hyperactive lu
    Jun 02, 2010 @ 18:05:57

    Oh, by far, one of my all time favorite MOVIES!!! My best friend in high school and I could quote this whole movie!!!

  3. Cassie
    Jun 03, 2010 @ 16:04:08

    Ohhh I love Steel Magnolias! Who could forget that armadillo grooms cake!

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