Went and saw Les Miserables at our tiny theatre where tickets are only 4.00 a person (they were 3.00 until a couple months ago).
I was deeply moved- to the point of near speechlessness. It’s beautiful. I love the way the story of Law vs Grace shines through the music and characters in this film- even though it had be done with quick brush strokes.
One song in particular brought forth so many tears that the napkin I used to dab my eyes was actually dripping when I was done. I couldn’t swallow.
Here’s Empty Chairs at Empty Tables:
We chose not to take the FYB, and that was a decision I am satisfied to have made. The HM also chose to wait for it to come out on DVD to watch at home.
I am inspired to reread the book, as it has been probably 15 years or so since I last read it.