I need to stop focussing on what my mind tells me people are like, and actually find out. Or at least stop commenting on them as if it were fact.
The present exchange itself was far more fun than it had been in years, and the new format made that the case. We all got just the right amount of stuff, and our houses were not overburdened.
An omnivore has to eat everything, and not just be hooked on dead flesh.
What if a gift is shit? If the person who has bought the gift couldn’t give two rats arses about what the recipient derives enjoyment from or can make use of in their lives, then the gift will usually be utter crap.
York is a wonderful city to get lost in: every twist and wrong turn opens up a square, an arcade or a marketplace. I thoroughly recommend getting lost in York at any time of the year.
Let me tell you about my hands. They’re a bit misshapen in places, a bit scarred in others. The nails are a little too long, a little too raggy, and pretty dirty.
A walk from a picturesque town, along a rushing river. Stone under foot: artificial yet natural.