Hello, dear reader. How’s life been treating you?
We all spend a lot of time quoting stuff at each other, whether it’s religiously meaningful, historically significant or something funny from a film we like. My generation are particularly prone to this, because we grew up watching Friends. Although we all love a Phoebe weird-ism or a choice Chandler put down, the truth is that we tend to cope better with life when we view the world through Joey’s eyes. That’s right: Joey. The oversexed, jobbing actor with an insatiable appetite and a tendency to come across as a bit dim. I’m not suggesting that we possess those characteristics ourselves – not all of them, anyway – but for some reason, Joey’s sweet and simple nature makes him the most quotable character in the whole show. Don’t believe me? Here are some of the most prevalent life moments when a Joey quotation is the only way to go:
10) When you’re lost. (This one happens to me a lot.)