It's the spring of 1957 and Bobby goes to pick up his date, Peggy Sue. Bobby's a pretty hip guy with his own car and a ducktail hairdo. At the front door Peggy Sue's father answers and invites him in.
'Peggy Sue's not ready yet, so
why don't you have a seat?' he says.
'That''s cool.' says
Peggy Sue''s father asks Bobby what they are planning to do. Bobby
replies politely that they will probably just go to the malt shop or to a
Peggy Sue's father responds, 'Why don't you kids go out
and screw? I hear all of the kids are doing it.'
Naturally this comes as
quite a surprise to Bobby and he says, 'Whaaaat?'
'Yeah,' says Peggy
Sue''s father, 'Peggy Sue really likes to screw; she'll screw all night if we
Bobby's eyes light up and he smiles from ear to ear as he
mentally revises the night's plans. A few minutes later, Peggy Sue comes
downstairs in her little poodle skirt with her saddle shoes and announces that
she's ready to go. Almost breathless with anticipation, Bobby escorts his date
out the front door while Dad is saying, 'Have a good evening,
About 20 minutes later, a thoroughly disheveled Peggy Sue rushes
back into the house, slams the door behind her and screams at her father:
'Dammit, Daddy! The twist! It's called the twist!!'