Outfits

"Sometimes I'm tempted to become a street person, cut off from society. But then I wouldn't get to wear my outfits."

Calista Flockhart as Ally McBeal.

Calista Flockhart as Ally McBeal.

 

McBeal, Ally, in episode 5, season 1. 1997.

 

Street people don't look good in Calvin Klein, everybody knows that. Though this show isn't a well of philosophical insight, this line seemed out-of-character shallow. Maybe because they have made such a big deal of the issues surrounding looks and career for women and were perhaps careful not to make them clothes-obsessed?