Marcia, Marcia, Marcia and Alice, Alice, Alice

March 3, 2010

What do you do when the whole world wants you to stay a child forever? When your juvenile self is more real and  lovable to everyone you meet than the adult you?

Such was the real life plight of two very different women: Alice Liddell Hargreaves and Maureen McCormick, better known respectively as “Alice in Wonderland” and “Marcia Brady”. Both were cemented in the public consciousness at a very young age: Hargreaves was 10 when Alice in Wonderland was written, McCormick 13 when The Brady Bunch became a hit. Both spent their adult years trying to distance themselves from their fictional alter egos, with varying degrees of success. Continue reading “Marcia, Marcia, Marcia and Alice, Alice, Alice”

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