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I'm in Love With a Schizophrenic Woman

Her name is Sarah. Sometimes it's Allison or Cosima. Earlier it was Beth or Katja (may you both rest in peace). To my horror, it can be Rachel or Helena.

It's easy to forget those women from the BBC series Orphan Black are played by one actress, Tatiana Maslany. Each character differentiates itself from the others not only by the hair, the clothing, or the accent, but by something subtle, something that doesn't immediately catch the conscious eye. I attempted to labor myself into pinpointing out that specific ingredient that makes each character unique. But I surrendered. Why do I have to? Just watch and enjoy the show without concerning myself about how Maslany does it. She's delivering the goods and that's all I need to know.

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