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©podollski

podollski:

Interview after the game Bayern vs Borussia M’Gladbach

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©explore-blog

Ever finished a book? I mean, truly finished one? Cover to cover. Closed the spine with that slow awakening that comes with reentering consciousness?

You take a breath, deep from the bottom of your lungs and sit there. Book in both hands, your head staring down at the cover, back page or wall in front of you.

You’re grateful, thoughtful, pensive. You feel like a piece of you was just gained and lost. You’ve just experienced something deep, something intimate… Full from the experience, the connection, the richness that comes after digesting another soul.

[…]

It’s no surprise that readers are better people. Having experienced someone else’s life through abstract eyes, they’ve learned what it’s like to leave their bodies and see the world through other frames of reference. They have access to hundreds of souls, and the collected wisdom of all them.


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Beautiful read on why readers are, “scientifically,” the best people to date

Perhaps Kafka’s timeless contention that books are "the axe for the frozen sea inside us" applies equally to the frozen sea between us. 

(via explore-blog)

neil will love this one.

(via amandapalmer)

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©eyestreadaway

They were previously talking about Dorian and joking about the possibility of him having sex with Malcolm Murray (Timothy Dalton). It took them a minute to realize that the interviewer was talking about Dorian’s sexual chemistry and not Timothy’s… (x)

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©scottiles

Stydia touching in 4x06

I’m almost never serious, and I’m always too serious. Too deep, too shallow. Too sensitive, too cold hearted. I’m like a collection of paradoxes.
- Ferdinand von Schrubentaufft | x
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©2831

2831:

Eva Green

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©pppper
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©pppper
—    #bastian schweinsteiger   
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©pppper
—    #bastian schweinsteiger   
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©pppper
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©pppper

pppper:

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©pppper
—    #nt: germany    #mesut ozil    #bastian schweinsteiger    #ftbl   
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©pppper
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©pppper
—    #mesut ozil   
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—    #nt: germany    #die mannschaft    #ftbl   
SP
c u r r e n t l y

reading:
the aspern papers
- henry james

listening to:
jarrod gorbel

watching:
suits
the bridge
masters of sex
the leftovers
the strain
hemlock grove
teen wolf

(re)watching:
cold case