Thinking Fans Comment Update Aug. 9: Fabobug appreciates Passions’ honest eccentricities … Jonnysbro wishes the cast well … Cherry Ames, with mixed feelings, says the likes of Passions will never pass our way again … and more. See Comments below.
By Marlena De Lacroix
I don’t have the chance to say good-bye to Passions because I don’t have Direct TV to watch the last episode. But I did it in my own way by browsing the list of August 9 auction of Passions props and memorabilia here on icollector.com. To my knowledge, there’s never been an online auction like this of props and costumes from a soap. Considering the intensity of fans’ love for soaps, I can’t think of anything else that would be more of a sure thing.
I sniffled mightily as I went through the items of two favorite characters, Tabitha and Timmy: Tabby’s framed picture of her adorable daughter Endora; the actual paws of Fuzzy, Timmy’s largely unseen cat who menaced him from offstage a la “Fang” from the old Soupy Sales show, and course Tabitha’s collection of fabulous gauzy skirts and beaded shawls, all purchased I’m sure at [Read more…]