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Old 01-06-2014, 06:40 PM   #646
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Lightbulb Carrie W

Carrie is a shy, friendless 17-year old girl abused by her unstable Mother Margaret, who is a religious fanatic..One day at the gym during the showers, Carrie Experiences her first period.. Having no prior knowledge of menstruation, Carrie believes she is bleeding to death.. The other girls, including Chris Hargensen and Sue Snell, react by Throwing Tampons and sanitary Pads at her.. Gym teacher Miss Collins intervenes; as Carrie becomes more frantic, a light bulb bursts in the showers, although it is mistaken as a broken one..Miss Collins brings Carrie to the Principal's Office to excuse her from gym class for the next week. After Carrie grows angry from the principal repeatedly mispronouncing her name (Cassie Wright instead of Carrie White), an ashtray on his desk flips onto the floor. At home, Margaret receives a call from Miss Collins about the locker room incident.. Margaret tells Carrie that the "curse of blood" was divine punishment for sin and forces her to confess before locking her into a prayer closet to pray for forgiveness. That night, a miserable Carrie stares at her bedroom mirror until it shatters..The next day, Miss Collins subjects Carrie's tormenters to a week-long boot-camp-style detention, threatening them with suspension from school and the prom if they do not attend.. Chris storms off the field in the middle of the first session, and is banned from the prom.. Sue, feeling guilty for teasing Carrie, convinces her boyfriend Tommy Ross to invite Carrie to the prom.. Carrie suspects she may have Telekinesis.. While researching in the library, Tommy invites her to the prom, but she declines, fearing another MagicktricK...
Originally Posted by lightgiver View Post girls, this seems to say - No-one knows how it will end - As you're pretty, so be wise Wolves may lurk in every guise - Now as then, 'tis simple truth Sweetest tongue has sharpest tooth.. Never stray from the path, never eat a windfall apple and never trust a man whose eyebrows meet in the middle...

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