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“We lived and breathed ballet. We walked like ducks all the time, with our feet turned out in first position. Dropping a napkin was an excuse for a plié. My hair was in a permanent bun.”
“I was a bridesmaid, wearing a puke green dress and a matching hat with a net veil. I looked like an exterminator.”
“[On her brother:] In quick order Ed, a Vietnam vet, had become a doctor, a husband, and a father, with a regular family life out in the Valley, complete with home-cooked meals, a lawnmower, and a two-car garage. He experienced an entire life cycle in the period of time I was looking for a really cute date.”
Teri Garr, U.S. actor, dancer
Full name: Terry Ann Garr.