Beware the self-pity of the governing classes. Ministers of the Crown might look powerful and oppressive to us; often they see themselves as lonely heroes confronting a sea of troubles. That has been Tony Blair’s schtick from the month he took office. We now see him dripping with other people’s blood; he appears to perceive only the scars on his own back.
….. they were so tiny.
Years of love have been forgot
In the hatred of a minute
Edgar Allan Poe (via kushandwizdom)
This quote is always fascinating to me. If it’s years of “love” can this happen? …. as the opposite of love isn’t hate, it’s indifference.
Years of love have been forgot in the years of complacency and familiarity of comfort…..
And then I felt sad because I realized that once people are broken in certain ways, they can’t ever be fixed, and this is something nobody ever tells you when you are young and it never fails to surprise you as you grow older as you see the people in your life break one by one. You wonder when your turn is going to be, or if it’s already happened.
… nude beach blow job jet ski fight….. best band name ever.
When your wife catches you blowing a dude on a boat off a Florida nude beach, the correct response is to immediately apologize, and, once the situation has cooled, have a frank, open conversation about sexuality. Not recommended: throwing her off of the back of your jet ski and leaving her for dead.
After decades of struggle, the notorious doomsayer finally found fame and recognition.
Then he shot himself.
On the evening of April 13th, Michael C. Ruppert committed suicide with a gunshot to the head. According to Ruppert’s friends, his suicide at first seemed sudden and unexpected — a brash decision during a dark moment. But looking back over his life and final days, Ruppert’s suicide resembles a grand finale — the end of a trail he’d been following for decades.
"I didn’t think anybody would really show up," Headley told Grub Street. "Veggie burgers are mostly terrible." He paused. "Actually, they’re always terrible."