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A Bushel and a Peck
Laura Booz: My high school did the best musicals top notch, out of this world. I mean, people came from all over to see the performances. Night after night when the curtain closed, they would leap to their feet in a standing ovation and say, “That was every bit as good as Broadway.” It was such a thrill to be a part of them.
In my junior year they were doing Guys and Dolls. If you've never seen that musical, you may at least recognize the theme song, “A Bushel and a Peck.” Let me just sing a line for you. So stand back, because I'm going to do this in full character. Okay, here goes.
“I love you, a bushel and a peck, a bushel and a peck and a hug around the neck.” Yep, it's from Guys and Dolls.
During the audition I was up for …
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