Archive for February, 2008

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Feb 2008

That’s me. I’m always fine, until I’m not.

So, if you want to read like one book this year, trust me and make it The Raw Shark Texts by Steven Hall. I’ve been ranting about The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas and I could have been ranting about how I still don’t really get Anna Gavalda’s books (although Ensemble, C’est Tout was an […]

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Feb 2008

Musical Quote of the Day

And I wanted so desperately to say That you could trust me But I was lying anyway Beth Orton – This One’s Gonna Bruise A great song to play on the piano, by the way. I’m just glad I can keep the chords right, since there are so damn many of them.

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Feb 2008

Literary Quote of the Day

Everything uncoupled from its shoring. Unsupported in the ashen air. Sustained by a breath, trembling and brief. If only my heart were stone. Cormac McCarthy – The Road

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Feb 2008

Musical Quote of the Day

You know there nearer the destination The more you’re slip slidin’ away Paul Simon – Slip Slidin’ Away

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Feb 2008

Musical Quote of the Day – Valentine’s Day Edition

And it’s hard to think When everything’s red and pink It’s hard to eat When everything’s sweet Shivaree – John, 2/14

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Feb 2008

Musical Quote of the Day (Because)

I know you’re still there because you’re scared that you lose everybody I know you’re still there because you’re scared that you lose everything Albert Hammond Jr. – Scared

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Feb 2008

Musical Quote of the Day

I leave it to you To clean up my mess Cause I started taking more and giving less Yes yes yes Jude – Taking More and Giving Less

12
Feb 2008

We’ll Marry Our Fortunes Together

I must admit that I find it incredibly cute to witness my husband discovering the joys of the iTunes music store. So far he has given me no reason to worry about our finances either, so I guess it’s okay. However that one evening the convenience of getting music via iTunes came back to bit […]

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Feb 2008

Musical Quote of the Day

When I grow up I’ll be An angry little whore I’ll give you all the finger I’ll sell you all what for Eels – Tiger in my Tank

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Feb 2008

Limerick of the Day

Because it’s a) hilarious and 2. should serve to remind me of something else (yeah, enough with the cryptic already…). The limerick packs laughs anatomical Into space that is quite economical. But the good ones I’ve seen So seldom are clean And the clean ones so seldom are comical No idea who wrote this or […]