"Many years later, as he faced the firing squad, Colonel Aureliano Buendía was to remember that distant afternoon when his father took him to discover ice."
Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Opening Lines of Cien Anos de Soledad (100 Years of Solitude)
Rest in Peace.
"Until you’re about the age of twenty, you read everything, and you like it simply because you are reading it. Then between twenty and thirty you pick what you want, and you read the best, you read all the great works. After that you sit and wait for them to be written. But you know, the least known, the least famous writers, they are the better ones."
Went back to my high school’s registar office today
Chelsea Clinton Makes Her Move
and was chastised for making an administrator drop everything (i.e. stop his conversation) and help me with my report. One of the rudest people I’ve ever met.
And suddenly I remember why I didn’t like high school. Some people are just black holes of negativity, don’t let them get you down kids.
The bully was probably used to talking down to teenagers, so I resisted rolling my eyes at his commentary, but I’ll be damned if I will be spoken that way again.
Chelsea Clinton is the product of two of the most powerful brands in the world. Now she’s finally carving out her own identity—by joining the family…
I love reading really in depth articles like this one. Good read.
"She was right, so she left."