"No, I don’t think it’s just about just getting a girlfriend. You know? I mean, yeah, I can get a girlfriend! Yeah, we could sit in the chair and do crosswords, but you know, are we ever going to have, you know the c l o s e n e s s like-like you guys have?”
MARTA KAUFFMAN:The first day we went to a run-through, and the six of them were together for the first time, onstage in the coffee shop, I remember the atmosphere being electric. A chill ran down my spine. I knew we had something special.
DAVID SCHWIMMER:I felt that it was something special immediately in the first rehearsals. Even the first read-through, I thought, Oh. You could feel it. The energy. The miracle is the casting. Having been on the other side of it now in terms of directing and producing, to find one magical actor who is just right for the role is difficult enough, but to find six and then to have them actually have chemistry with each other is just kind of a miracle. I think we were just lucky. I looked at the five of them, I watched their work, and I thought, Everyone is just so talented and perfect for their character. And they grew into their characters and enriched them and deepened them.
Your necklace hanging from my neck The night we couldn’t quite forget When we decided To move the furniture so we could dance Baby, like we stood a chance Two paper airplanes flying, flying… And I remember thinking