On Being a Woman – Appearances

The hilarious British comedy of the 1990s, Keeping Up Appearances, occasionally resurfaces in re-runs on PBS. I sometimes try to watch it, captivated by the absurd self-delusion of the protagonist, Hyacinth Bucket (pronounced “Bouquet”). But I have never been able to watch an episode from start to finish, because I become too embarrassed and uncomfortable … Continue reading On Being a Woman – Appearances