There was just something about her… And the knowledge that my mom grew up watching the Mickey Mouse Club, and that my Dad took his dates to see Beach Blanket Bingo at the drive-in… it all makes her more fascinating. She was such a crucial part of television and pop-culture history. And I think it’s fair to say that she had charm. It emanated off the screen. It feels contagious and hopeful. It’s sweet.
There was always just something about Annette.