ask me anything · “It’s a most distressing affliction to have a sentimental heart and a skeptical mind.”
— Naguib Mahfouz

meowmoewkitty:

thepandabaker:

adeyami:

Land of the free home of the rich

What really scares me is that they all have significantly cheaper health care AND education, which means Americans not only make they least, they pay the most.

Everyone here loves to brag about how rich our country is too and yet we can’t pay the majority of workers enough to buy groceries every week? 

meowmoewkitty:

thepandabaker:

adeyami:

Land of the free home of the rich

What really scares me is that they all have significantly cheaper health care AND education, which means Americans not only make they least, they pay the most.

Everyone here loves to brag about how rich our country is too and yet we can’t pay the majority of workers enough to buy groceries every week? 

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thattudorgirl:

"Her father, contented with laughing at them, would never exert himself to restrain the wild giddiness of his youngest daughters; and her mother, with manners so far from right herself, was entirely insensible of the evil."

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centuriesbehind:

Chatsworth House, Derbyshire, England

centuriesbehind:

Chatsworth House, Derbyshire, England

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[I had a somewhat traumatic incident happen at work today, and I hid in the bathroom and cried a little. Then I thought, “how would B’Elanna Torres handle this?” That’s the only way I was able to leave that bathroom and carry on.]


#THAT’S THE THING THOUGH#THIS IS EXACTLY ONE OF THE MOST IMPORTANT REASONS FOR THERE TO BE STRONG FEMALE CHARACTERS #WE NEED PEOPLE TOO LOOK UP TO #TO RELATE TO #I NEED STRONG WOMEN IN MY LIFE AND AS MY ROLE MODELS #BECAUSE I KNOW IT’S FUCKING FICTION #BUT IT’S THERE #IF SHE BELIEVES IN HERSELF WHY CAN’T I? #IF SHE CAN SAVE THE DAY WHY CAN’T I? #IF SHE’S THE SMARTEST ONE IN THERE WHY CAN’T I? #MEN HAVE SO MANY #I MEAN #YOU SNEEZE AND A STRONG MALE ROLE MODEL COMES OUT #BUT I HAVE TO LOOK CAREFULLY AND SLOWLY FOR A STRONG WOMAN WHO CAN DO SHIT BY HERSELF #BECAUSE I NEED TO BELIEVE THAT I CAN DO SHIT BY MYSELF #BECAUSE WHEN I REALIZED MY MOTHER LEFT US FOR GOOD I NEEDED SOMETHING TO HELP ME BELIEVE IN MYSELF #I WAS USED TO SEEING WOMEN AS FRAIL AND DEPENDENT #I HAD NO FUCKING IDEA WHAT TO DO #AND WHEN I LOOK AT B’ELANNA OR JANEWAY #I THINK #FUCK YEAH #I CAN DO THIS SHIT #THEY CAN SO WHY CAN’T I? #BECAUSE I REALIZED I CAN BE THE STRONG ONE IN MY FAMILY WHEN MY DAD AND BROTHER WERE DEPRESSED #BECAUSE I REALIZED THAT MEN AREN’T THE ONLY ONES WITH A STRONG EMOTIONAL CONTROL #I REALIZED #THANKS TO KATHRYN JANEWAY #THAT A WOMAN CAN BE THE STRONG ONE THAT KEEPS PEOPLE TOGETHER #I REALIZED THANKS TO B’ELANNA TORRES #THAT PERSONAL GROWTH IS DIFFICULT BUT POSSIBLE AND THAT THE FIGHT IS AN EVERYDAY THING


( sirhamsterpicard one of my beautiful heroes and reasons to smile)

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[I had a somewhat traumatic incident happen at work today, and I hid in the bathroom and cried a little. Then I thought, “how would B’Elanna Torres handle this?” That’s the only way I was able to leave that bathroom and carry on.]

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farrahtales:

If you don’t strategically eat your food so that the last bites to go in your mouth are the tastiest look at your choices

I THOUGHT I WAS WEIRD FOR THIS

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joe-made-this:

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joe-made-this:

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"There’s this period where no-one is entirely sure what Shakespeare did," Rickard tells Empire. “And it gives you great licence to play around. He’s done everything from contemporary dance to playing lute in a band. He’s never found his calling…”
Empire Magazine

"There’s this period where no-one is entirely sure what Shakespeare did," Rickard tells Empire. “And it gives you great licence to play around. He’s done everything from contemporary dance to playing lute in a band. He’s never found his calling…”

Empire Magazine

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