It then occurs to me that this is what CS Lewis meant when he talked about outgrowing fairy tales. Someday, Lucy, you’ll hear that a land is cursed with winter climate and your first thought won’t be “How awful that must be!” but rather, “How cold does it get?”
My smiles have been fake all day and now my cheeks, in addition to my soul, hurt.
People will trick you into believing that you’re talented if you pay them enough. That’s why I never developed any sort of trust in my professors.
I already feel badly about the things I didn’t accomplish after college so what exactly would be the point of going to the reunion?
I’m too tired to make this my problem.
I have no idea what he said, but it was a very lovely combination of words.
Somewhere on the timeline, late in the twenties, you make a conscious effort to stop doing the things that make you regret your life choices.
Will Work For the Money To Buy Food
Nine times out of ten, I love what I do. I truly do love my job. That one time comes on the first of every month when the rent is due, and I sit plagued by the unwavering belief that everyone else is off tossing hundred dollar bills from a second story balcony of a house they can afford to own while dancing to “Just Got Paid.”
And, like me, today wants to be special.