Mad Men Haiku!

 Posted by on July 2, 2015 at 4:00 am  Characters, Mad Men, Season 2, Season 5, Slideshow  1 Response »
Jul 022015
 

Jane Seigel

Decolletage distracts

Roger’s child bride; Joan’s rival

A trippy divorce

roger and jane 1

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Mad Men Haiku!

 Posted by on June 25, 2015 at 4:00 am  Characters, Mad Men  19 Responses »
Jun 252015
 

Lois Sadler phone 3

 

Switchboard to Don’s Desk

Trims Guy’s toenails with John Deere

Ciao, Lois Sadler

 

Lois John Deere 2

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