Originally Posted by Mups
What's all this rubbish about Laurel suddenly being an alcoholic? I would hope that if my partner was coming to bed legless every night, I might notice! I've got a nose like a dog and reckon I'd smell them coming up the stairs even
How could Marlon honestly lay next to someone every night, or kiss them, and be so totally unaware of the smell of vast quantities of booze on their breath?
Yes, a good point! But they've got it right with the denial. We had someone in the family like that.
What a complete turnaround of the character. From the fancy dressed bumble bee who was very shy, to vicar's wife, now someone who lies, blames everyone else but them self, gets angry with father (who, let's face it, actively encouraged the drinking).