— L.M. Montgomery, Emily Climbs.
"A woman who has a sense of humour possesses no refuge from the merciless truth about herself. She cannot think herself misunderstood. She cannot revel in self-pity. She cannot comfortably damn anyone who differs from her. No, Emily, the woman with a sense of humour isn’t to be envied."
Stuff I like (all)
The kind of thinking that makes a distinction between thought and feeling is just one of those forms of demagogy that causes lots of trouble for...”
- “I’ve become skeptical of the unwritten rule that just because a boy and girl appear in the same feature, a romance must ensue. Rather, I want to...”