People were falling down behind the monitor because we had no idea how sissy was going to react.
Like Nina, sissy is desperate to make a human connection and find feeling in her life.
She wanted the role quite desperately, and it reminded me of sissy, so I offered her the role on the spot.
sissy, his sister, is just as damaged but seeks closeness—albeit in warped ways.
Mulligan says she found a contemporary version of Nina in sissy.
"I am glad to see you be so patient with papa, sissy," she said gently.
sissy did not sing, but she said to herself, "Oh, how glad the Latimers must be!"
As sissy said it, her eyes were attracted by another of those rotten fragments of fence upon the ground.
"Like the people who hunted for the Earthly Paradise," said sissy hurriedly.
Not only he but James and sissy as well had liked her very much.
[a shortening of sister]