i love this girl

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“[Beverly and I] are similar I think in the way we move through life— one thing at a time and try not to let it get us bogged down,” Lillis said. “I think of myself as a realist. And I think she is too.”

Lillis has read parts of the novel and wanted to interpret the character in her own, saying that she was appealed by Beverly’s strength. “How she could withstand so much in her life and still keep going on. I don’t think the way I interpreted Bev is much different from the character in the book. At least I hope not.”

Sophia Lillis for Rogue Magazine

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I can’t believe you thought I was gonna name our baby Grunka. Grunka– the name of the spoons that I bought at Ikea. I had you going there for a minute, though.