?

Log in

No account? Create an account

Previous Entry | Next Entry

Day 27 - A pairing that you loved and ended up hating?


Harmon "Harm" Rabb Jr/Sarah "Mac" MacKenzie



 


This was what, 15 years ago? So i was a fragile, hormonal teenager with many issues, so don't judge, k?

I loved them. No seriously. Loved them. I was insanely obsessed. I wanted them to adopt me.
I used to watch the french dubbed version on France 2, just because IT WAS THEM, it doesn't matter in what language. I USED TO RECORD IT TOO ON VCR. Just because. I used to have a MD full of mp3 quotes of the show, so I could listen to their voices as you would listen to songs.
They were so beautiful, and smart, and those uniforms sweet god..I know more about the USA armed forces than I do about my own.  I know the insignia, the ranks, the uniforms, what's a RIO, where's Parris Island, what's the MACH force of a Tomcat and why it's different than a Super Hornet and why it kicks MiGs in the ass.

The Real Harriett (if you don't know who that is, get out of my LJ LOL XD)  mailed me those glossy signed cast pictures this one time? It was the best day EVER. I framed them and hanged them next to my pillow so I could see them before going to sleep. INSANE, I tell you.

Then 10 years and a half passed... And I wanted to hack them to pieces with a rusty machete.

Ten FUCKING YEARS of in your-face-ship (we're not talking subtexty-it's-all-your-head kinda ship here, we're talking SINCE DAY ONE, MINUTE ONE ship..) They managed to give us what-ifs episodes, and those flashback-y thingies where their grandfathers or fathers are actually them, only with like, '40s clothes on...and and and those 'this story has nothing to do you with you it's happening 200 years in the past, but it's kinda relevant to your story' so the actor play those characters as well..

And the ranks that were almost never equals and the chain of command would get messy (when he was Lieut. Commander, she got promoted to Lieut. Colonel, then he was promoted to Captain and so on..) and endless near death experiences, deadly missions in Russia, Colombia, on aircraft carriers at sea and ejections from exploding F-14 and lost fathers quests, and parents issues the size of Lake Ontario, and falling off the wagon, and 5 years pacts about children, and a malfunctioning uterus and the 4% solution..and and and rivals and exes and almost husbands, almost daughters, half brothers, and annoying girlfriends and OMFG ENOUGH ALREADY.

TEN YEARS. And A HALF. And they resolved it in the last FIVE MINUTES, of the LAST EPISODE. Of the LAST SEASON. With a scene that went a bit like this: well, they are splitting us, whatchoowanna do? Wanna get married? OK then! 

So they have to decide where to go, right? If they go to London, she has to resign (she's a fucking MARINE, I don't think you understand the importance of this fact..), if they go to San Diego, he has to resign (being a fly-boy is all he knows, because of dead pilot daddy dearest who died in Nam..) and they both tried before and it didn't work but this time it's different, so they gather all their friends, make the announcement, take a JAG challenge coin (again, if you don't know what that is, out of my LJ! XD), flip it in the air and...it stops. RIGHT THERE. With US not knowing what will happen to them, and THEM looking at the coin utterly TERRIFIED.




And as if this didn't ruin it completely already? Turns out Catherine Bell, my beautiful, intelligent, farsi-speaking, England-born, hot as hell Catherine Bell is actually one of those Scientology freaks and doesn't scream during childbirth because 'it's already a traumatizing experience for the child, no need to add stress to the event'.. *unfollowed on Twitter in 0.2 seconds*

*shakes fist* BELLLLLLIIIIISAAAAARIOOOOO!!!!! 


Day 01 - What is your current Favourite Ship? Castle/Beckett
Day 02 - What was your very first ship? Seiya/Shaina
Day 03 - A pairing that needs to happen now? Bones/Booth
Day 04 - The pairing with the most chemistry? Rizzoli/Isles
Day 05 - The pairing with the least chemistry? Thirteen/Foreman
Day 06 - The best kiss? Chuck/Sarah
Day 07 - The most heartbreaking scene? PART 1 Inara/Mal - Scully/Mulder
Day 08 - The pairing with the most baggage? HG/Myka
Day 09 - The most believable relationship? Doug/Carol
Day 10 - Why aren't these two married in real life? PART 1 Nathan/Stana - Jim/Kaley
Day 11 - What is your dream pairing? Jaime/Yvonne
Day 12 - Who had the best wedding? Monica/Chandler
Day 13 - What is your favorite movie pairing? Luce/Rachel
Day 14 - What is your favorite book pairing? Darcy/Liz
Day 15 - What is your favorite real life pairing? Angie/The Horn
Day 16 - What is the absolute worst pairing? Chase/Cameron
Day 17 - A pairing you thought would never work out, but did? Sawyer/Juliet
Day 18 - What is the cutest pairing? Sarah/Chuck
Day 19 - A pairing you've rooted for since the beginning? Rizzoli/Isles
Day 20 - The "can't stand the sexual tension anymore" pairing? Tony/Ziva
Day 21 - A pairing you like and no one else understands why?
HEARTBREAKING 2 Bones/Booth - Tony/Ziva - ER
Day 22 - A pairing you hate and no one else understands why? Y NO MARRIED 2 Yvonne/Zach - Sasha/Angie
Day 23 - A crazy love triangle/quadrilateral that worked out great? Cara/Kahlan/Richard
Day 24 - A crazy love triangle/quadrilateral that worked out badly? NO MARRIED 3 David/Emily - Renee/Lucy
Day 25 - A pairing that was/would-be adorable, but could never work out? Inara/Mal
Day 26 - A pairing that you hated and ended up loving? Tony/Ziva
Day 27 - A pairing that you loved and ended up hating? Harm/Mac
Day 28 - A pairing that you will never understand?
Day 29 - What ship had the best proposal?
Day 30 - Your favorite ship forever and ever and ever?
Day 31 - ?
Day 32 - ?

Tags: