No One Gets It like a Soap Opera Fan
As we say goodbye to All My Children, approach the end of One Life To Live and hope that the few remaining soaps are safe, I feel this must be said.
I’ll be honest, I was never a fan of All My Children, but watching that final episode, seeing a cast that I barely know say goodbye (of course with a twist at the end), was saddening. Saddening to see that AMC, one of the most popular soap operas, was the first to go and saddening to think that, though this wasn’t my favorite soap, it was for tons of other people. Whether you’ve been watching for a month, a year, a decade, or even just watching it for the first time today, seeing the show end it’s run on television was a touching and sad ordeal.
Being a General Hospital fan for over three years, as well as a Days of our Lives watcher and a new One Life To Live fan, it’s clear to me where each soap stands.
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