Nothing makes me more upset than seeing a book that you really want only to see it’s damaged and the only one left
Or there’s two left and both are damaged, so you try to compare them and figure out which one’s the least damaged
Yessss!!! Oh my god it’s so annoying and they still have the nerve to sell them full priced -_-
50 BookBench sculptures have been installed throughout London, in conjunction with a study from the National Literacy Trust that shows the number of young people who enjoy reading is on the rise.
Chicago needs to do this.
so Charlotte Bronte read Emma by Jane Austen and was really interested in this minor character named Jane Fairfax who was poor and would have been a governess had she not married well and then Bronte wrote her own novel exploring the plight of the poor governess who married this guy named Edward Fairfax Rochester in a novel called Jane Eyre and my point is don’t let anyone tell you shit about fanfiction.
I think we can’t forget about Wide Sargasso Sea in this.
In 1940, knowing that France was falling into the hands of the Germans, the workers of the Louvre took action. All 400,000 works were evacuated and sent to the south of France. In secret they transported the priceless paintings and statues, and held by wealthy families in Vichy,where they would remain for five years, only returning at the end of the war.The quick action of the workers without a doubt saved the masterpieces from becoming part of the over 5 million works that were looted by the Nazis during the war.
Men don’t appreciate the amount of self-control women have to exercise in order not to spend their entire lives facepalming.
Men don’t appreciate the amount of self-control we exercise in order to NOT SET SHIT ON FIRE because the level of freaking ignorance that so many of them spew without even making an effort to google on top of the deliberate microaggressions and outright FUCKERY is basically like living in a world where we have to wade neck-deep in other people’s SHIT.