【英语口语】美语情景对话 第18期:爱情故事 The Love Story
JJ: Look at them all lean in as I tell this story…. Itstarts out sickeningly sweet. I was in am musical, Cinderella, and I was Cinderella and the guy who played the prince and I started to date and wegot pretty serious and then he was trying to get rid of an ex who kept bothering him and so hedecided to come to Japan to teach English and we, all during the summer we had plans youknow. I would come and visit and that kind of stuff. We were really excited about it and he wasa model at the agency, at the same agency where I was an actor and….so we had the sameagent. He went to Japan and was teaching and we were writing back and forth “looking forwardto seeing you” all that kind of stuff and I was having lunch with my agent one day and tellingher that I had started taking Japanese and I had been planning out my trip and I was veryexcited about this whole thing and she says, “JJ, I don’t know how to tell you this.” And I’mthinking,”Oh, my god! What?” And she says, “Yeah, um, Richard’s ex–girlfriend flew out toJapan and they got married.”
Jessica: Oh, my god!
Jessica: Oh, no!
JJ: Yeah! Yeah!
Jessica: How did you feel?
JJ: Like I needed a ladder to get on a piece of paper, really, I mean it was, it was adevastating, you know that first broken love kind of thing, but..
Jessica: Did you hear from him afterwards?
JJ: Yeah, we were always just friends apparently. Yeah, so not only adding the “insult to theindustry“, “insult the industry“, is that what I meant to say “insult to injury” was him justsaying that we were always just friends.
add insult to injury