Off topic RE: Ballet Shoes (was RE: DWJ sans frontiers)

Rowland, Jennifer A B jennifer.rowland at
Tue Jul 5 09:57:23 EDT 2005

> >> Mr. Simpson says to Petrova: "If anybody asks us why we 
> >> are singing, we'll say we are the S.F.S. league, the Stop, 
> >> Front, Swellers."
> >>
> > >I assume this is somehow about car parts, but I feel 
> > > there's something important that I'm missing here.

> >Aren't they singing because Petrova has a sick feelign in her stomach
> >about all the changes coming up?

Gili wrote:
> Not quite. This is right before the matinee of "The Blue 
> Bird", that's why she's nervous. But either way, I still feel there's a joke 
> here that I'm not getting.

I certainly never felt that there was a joke there as such- just Mr Simpson being silly about a secret club to distract her. Maybe there was some wireless serial about an S.F.S.  League at the time, or something? (Sorry, not very helpful, unless an "if you're missing something, I am too" is helpful)

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