Joe Bradshaw: "I didn't recognize ya." Shirley Valentine: "I know. I used to be The Mother. I used to be The Wife. But now I'm Shirley Valentine again. Would you like to join me for a drink?" Joe Bradshaw: "Er... thanks." - Shirley Valentine - 1989
Shirley's a middle-aged Liverpool housewife, who finds herself talking to the wall while she prepares her husband's chip'n'egg, wondering what happened to her life. She compares scenes in her current life with what she used to be like and feels she's stagnated and in a rut.