alton_lust (alton_lust) wrote,
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the more lighthearted one hopes

What is your Latin scientific name? Your Wiley Coyote Latin name?


Farsickness. Fernweh. Germans have great words. Longing for a place you've never been. Green and mysterious places. Maybe a generation came from there. Open areas. Mental landscape grafted onto a real one. Would you go? Even if it were a disappointment?
From Atlas obscura.

*ponder* What if humans had never created religion? How would history have changed? I must suppose we would have had our wars over other things, resources mostly. Tribe against tribe. Star belly. *ponder* But would we have had Peace? Who would have been for Peace? The tired. Only the tired. We'd miss out on those who spoke for mankind, do you suppose?

I have been thinking about the short story "The Lottery" and what it is trying to tell us. Not simply asking what the author is trying to tell us. I hold that story dear because it is a conversation.

I paid my bills and got my taxes done. Yay. Now if I can wrangle my short term disability appeal...

Btw, i bought a quince fruit. Out of season & seems unlikelybi'll cook it. Darn.

Here, watch marble runs by very creative type. The vids are oddly satisfying. Different vids have different tricks too. Route 66
https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=qGsD19P16rs
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  • (no subject)

    Tired Not My Cat is not my cat if he prefers the neighbor Side question: How does 1 cat on the bed Manage to make it feel like this?

  • Work W T H ?

    This was just posted for we employees to see We needed this 20 years ago. Even 2 years ago

  • Real book