It is season two. Peggy is skinny again (post baby), Harry Crane’s wife is pregnant, Trudy Campbell is not, Betty is taking horseback riding lessons and giving them in flirtation, Don’s blood pressure is up, and there is a photocopier in the office.
It is the future.
The president (JFK) is young and hot, the agency needs to match, and a hipster is reading Frank O’Hara in a bar at lunch.
“I don’t think you’d like it,”Hipster to Don Draper
It is S2E01 (For Those Who Think Young), and the collection is Meditations in an Emergency.Continue reading “Quietly waiting for the catastrophe of my personality to seem beautiful again”