that said. omg, a very brady christmas is like the greatest movie ever made. you know this. we've covered this before.
in the house of oline, we love us some traditions. so last night, the vieve and i piled up on the fainting couch under the furry blanket to watch that great holiday classic, a very brady christmas. and, as we do every year, to cry and cry and cry.
there isn't too much you need to know about the first 97 minutes of AVBC. imdb neatly summarizes it as "the entire brady family manages to overcome personal obstacles to spend a happy holiday together." well said.
what you need to know, what you need to experience is the great climactic scene. and because pictures of people singing are always enjoyable, let's break it down:
[and, for the record, yes there are a christmas carol parallels. and yes, i still hate a christmas carol with the fire of a thousand suns.]
|mr. brady: here i go ill-advisedly into The Collapsed Structure.|
since you have conveniently coordinated your
|mrs. brady: why yes, yes i do...|
|dear viewers who may not remember that...|
|mrs. brady: maybe if i sing, my wish will come true.|
|cindy: oh, we're going to sing now. ok.|
|mrs. brady: yes, we're singing.|
|bobby: so we're still singing...|