Twin Peaks Usenet Archive

Subject: Re: Pete at the GN
From: (mark j cromwell)
Date: 1991-04-25, 20:43

In article <> keb3@po.CWRU.Edu (Keith E. Bitely) writes:
> >I thought this whole Pete talking to Josie scene was very confusing.  Ok, 
> >maybe Pete saw Josie and was talking with her.  But, why in the world didn't
> >happy-go-lucky attitude that Pete was displaying.  Also, if he saw Josie,
> >understand his reaction to it, or the way he handled it.  Any ideas?

    The only other explanation I could think up was that he was reciting
part of a poem about Josie. I remember him doing this in at least one scene
after her death. However, this doesn't explain his waving goodbye to a

    I suppose that the scene was to alert alert viewers to the fact that
Pete's one of the "gifted/damned." Also, perhaps to emphasize the nature of the
shaking hands epidemic as supernatural.

					- Mark Cromwell