“Betty Draper, even after she divorces Don and marries the rich politician, sits at the kitchen table. Funny how her new kitchen in the mansion looks like her old kitchen in the big suburban house, looks like Pete Campbell’s kitchen in his suburban house. Wood cabinets and plaid curtains and harvest gold appliances.”

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“Rarely smiling at her partner, she seemed intent on projecting her sexual energy outward, to me, and if the camera lingered over her hard, catlike features, she would close her eyes, tilt her head backwards, and whip her hair across her face as if prolonged exposure to the camera brought her to the brink of orgasm.”