The gods envy us. They envy us because we’re mortal, because any moment may be our last. Everything is more beautiful because we’re doomed. You will never be lovelier than you are now. We will never be here again.

— Homer, Iliad  (via talisman)

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Date yourself. Take yourself out to eat. Don’t share your popcorn at the movies with anyone. Stroll around an art museum alone. Fall in love with canvases. Fall in love with yourself.


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LINGUISTICS Y'ALL: Words to keep inside your pocket: Quiescent - a quiet, soft-spoken... ↘

Words to keep inside your pocket:

  • Quiescent - a quiet, soft-spoken soul.
  • Chimerical - merely imaginary; fanciful.
  • Susurrus - a whispering or rustling sound.
  • Raconteur - one who excels in story-telling.
  • Clinquant - glittering; tinsel-like.
  • Aubade - a song greeting the dawn.
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