They sit together on the porch, the dark Almost fallen, the house behind them...– “They Sit Together on the Porch” by Wendell Berry
nunnabe: lulz-time: printers are awful it’s 2013 so why do they still make so much noise why are they so pushy and impatient why is it that printer ink costs more than printers themselves why can’t they just wait for two seconds until you load more paper before going into some sort of mid-life crisis during which they try to re-evaluate their entire lives before collapsing That fourth...
A biblical understanding of the Christian life is not ‘let go and let God,’ it’s...– Tullian Tchividjian (via an-introspective-heart)
My soul will rest in Your embrace, for I am Yours and You are mine.– Oceans, Hillsong United (via rainydaysandblankets)
You who suffer because you love, love still more. To die of love is to live by...– Marius Pontmercy (via mildredvonmillie)
fantinelablonde: James, while John had had “had”, had had “had had”; “had had” had had a better effect on the teacher.
aproperroman: Here’s your pro-tip from an English Major for the day: If you’re confused about the correct place to put the word “whom” in a sentence, use the “he/she” vs “him/her” test. he/she = who him/her = whom For example, if you’re saying “Who wrote this letter?” Who is correct here because he/she wrote the letter. Now if you’re saying “To whom do I give this letter?” You are giving...
When I was a boy and I would see scary things in the news, my mother would say...– Fred Rogers (via modernhepburn)
There is some good in this world, and it’s worth fighting for.– J.R.R. Tolkien, The Two Towers (via setbabiesonfire)
being in love is a wonderful thing
I just want to say that literature doesn’t have to be dark and depressing and hopeless to be good literature. That’s a cop out. It can end up going from vulnerability to distortion, which is not healthy. If literature stays dark, your mind will be dark, which is not good for you. There is hope in life. This life is temporary. Don’t give so much credit to the evil in this world...
If a book is well written, I always find it too short.– Jane Austen (via mercurieux)
Today was mine and Brent’s first anniversary. All I can say is that I’m thankful to have a love so deep with someone that it causes me to truly stand in awe at the love of our God.
Literature adds to reality, it does not simply describe it. It enriches the...– C.S. Lewis (via rainydaysandblankets)
I have learned how to be content with whatever I have. I know how to live on...– Philippians 4:11-13 (via community4christ)
Tomorrow, and tomorrow, and tomorrow, Creeps in this petty pace from day to...– Macbeth Act 5, Scene 5, lines 19-28 (via si-tu-savais)
In the year that King Uzziah died I saw the Lord sitting upon a throne, high and...– Isaiah 6. (via johnnyis)