This week’s post is brought to you by Macallen 12 year old Scotch. Outlander is doing a bit of damage to my pocketbook. Also my sobriety.* I just learned you do not drink Scotch on ice. About that I will paraphrase what I said about my (previous) preference for blended Johnny Walker Red: I’m secure enough in my Scotch drinking to not worry about what the
*Not to worry. Alcohol isn’t really my drug of choice. That would be chocolate.
I’m not sure this is my favorite episode (so far), but possibly it is.
Emmys for everyone!
The performances were off the charts. The way Caitriona Balfe’s voice broke as Claire told Jamie her true story; the many facets of Sam Heughan’s face as Jamie listened, without saying a word. Lotte Verbeek was riveting as Geillis Duncan sacrificed herself to save Claire.