Of course, I embarrassed my friend again by bursting into tears on several occasions...Why is it that I always cry at movies? I don't think I'm particularly sentimental, but films (and books) bring on the waterworks more often than not.
We didn't know it when we decided on what film we were going to see, but it turned out that it was a '50+ matinee', which meant that not only was the movie shown at half-price, but coffee and cakes (and a goodie bag for the ladies in the audience!) were included and served in the interval. Yes, this one had an interval! I don't think I'd witnessed an interval in 20 years or more ;-)