The lesson Mindy learns here is not the obvious one, say, that her fantasy is false. Instead, the episode turns into a broader commentary on such romcom fantasies.
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Hans Christian Andersen Would Be Delighted With Sanna Annukka's Illustrations
Sun Ra: Astro Black, Cosmic Dark
At Long Last 'Luna', or, a Boy's Worst Friend Is His Mother
Teddy Wayne Gives Readers a Disturbing Glimpse Into the Predatory Side of a Social Outcast
Rage Plus Time Equals Prophecy: 'I Am Not Your Negro'
Was George Carlin Right About Everything?
'Scurvy': Chronicling the Etiology of an Affliction
"Virginia manages to have an exposition dump without wordy exposition.