People will do anything to alleviate their anxiety.

Comment from heart surgeon Dr. Arnold Rosen (Brian Markinson) to Don Draper (Jon Hamm) in “The Doorway“, as Dr. Rosen prepares to ski down the street in a snowstorm, to an emergency call. Two part season premiere episode of Season 6 of Mad Men.

How so many follow the dialogue so carefully, such as here and here. And where series creator and episode writer Matthew Weiner comments in relation to how this ties into the theme of the entire season:

This whole season is about an attempt to deal with returning to your basic problem, which is that you are you.

When did this depth…

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