The 10 best first lines in fiction →
apartmentfullofbooks: My favorite, ““It was a queer, sultry summer, the summer they electrocuted the Rosenbergs, and I didn’t know what I was doing in New York.” - Sylvia Plath
Coach: Okay class, we’re going to the ropes course today! Me:
McSweeney's: LINES FROM THE PRINCESS BRIDE THAT... →
this-new-romantic-way: You keep using that word. I do not think it means what you think it means. At a time like this that’s all you can think to say? Nonsense. You’re only saying that because no one ever has. I don’t think I’m quite familiar with that phrase. I would not say such things if I were you! I do not suppose you could speed things up? Skip to the end! That is the sound...
100 Awesome Ways to Use Duct Tape in Your Dorm... →
I’m not too sure about the Health and Medical section on this, but the rest seem pretty practical.
This tumblr is fairly new, but it is perfection. »—> http://catsswhoread.tumblr.com/ <—«
Just went toe-to-toe with a seven foot snake.
My little sister, my aunt and I were home alone. My parents had left to a funeral. Our dogs started barking wildly. I ran out there to find them going at the snake, and the snake striking at them. Do you know what that feels like? I felt completely helpless and terrified and frightened and horrified. And did I mention scared? I managed to call the dogs off and lock them away from the snake....