Junot Díaz, The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao
accurate representation of the last 4 years of my academic life
“It’s a commonly expressed and rather nice, romantic notion that we are all “sisters” and “brothers.” Let’s be real. Fact is, we might be better served to accept that we are all siblings. Siblings fight, pull each other’s hair, steal stuff, and accuse each other indiscriminately. But siblings also know the undeniable fact that they are the same blood, share the same origins, and are family. Even when they hate each other. And that tends to put all things in perspective.”
15 days of my favourite things → 15. favourite film adaptation of a book
I was within and without. Simultaneously enchanted and repelled by the inexhaustible variety of life.
oh my god i just remembered those pringles pots were a thing and now i want one
All the feels. I loved those little bears
I’m pretty certain I still own about 80% of this stuff. The perks of never throwing anything away :P
sometimes I feel like my mum is the daughter and I’m the mother because she always checks in with me before she goes out even though I’m literally locked away in my room and twenty years old and she can do whatever she wants
Do you know the big problem with a disguise, Mr. Holmes? However hard you try, it’s always a self-portrait.
A beautifully intricate sterling silver heart shown anatomically correct is strung on a dainty sterling silver chain. A perfect every day necklace to be worn alone or layered.