“Boris! We should go home.”
He raised an eyebrow. “Home?”
“My house. Whatever. You look bad.”
an antique store in dublin
i just started reading the secret history by donna tartt
you guys promised it would be good. i’m counting on you, ok? i really need a 5 star read right now, please let this be it
check in later, bois
camilla is a butch lesbian i won’t hear anything different
If Francis Abernathy asked me to go to the bed with him I’d simply go
Rip to Richard Papen but I’m different
Reminiscing on my days in Florence when I could spend hours reading Kerouac at the café
is ‘the little friend’ worth the read? i tried to get into it but never could and now i’m thinking i might’ve been unfair.
the secret history, donna tartt / slaughterhouse-five, kurt vonnegut
Okay art nerds, it took me far too long but I finally have an edit of TGF that’s just Boreo, young and old in HD.
It’s a good 38:30 minutes so if you want the link to stream it, send me a message here, if you want the download link, please donate to my GoFundMe £5 towards my top surgery medical bills and dm me so I can send you a copy of the file for you to keep.
Long Black coats, thunder but no lightning, red wine, blood, forests in winter, a single guttering candle, latin, bones, all of history in your hands, Tchaikovsky, piles of old books, the hour before sunrise, complicated cravats, Hozier, true crime, Donna Tartt, secret diaries.
Sunshine in shallow water, white cotton, lacy dresses, champagne, the plays of Oscar Wilde, summer rain, wind rustling the pages of a book, jacket over on shoulder, Maurice, frost covering new flowers, Florence + the machine, roses, bare feet, girls school, old books about species of plant or butterflies, biological Diagrams, flowers in your hair, perfect notes.
Two top buttons undone, scribbled notes in pencil or biro, kill your darlings, untied laces, so much coffee, all nighters, crying in the library, Mozart, writing film scripts for fun, rain Storms, moorland, swimming in the dark, movie soundtracks while studying, procrastination, muddy boots, unsent letters.
Jane eyre, sunrise, cold hands, perfect handwriting, beat gen, Edgar Alan Poe, crows, small animal bones, writing essays until 2am, Vivaldi, February or November, zodiacs, loving history and art, Leonardo davinci, Tamino.
Billowing pirate sleeves, Lord Byron, theatre, violets, achilles, reading poetry aloud, bloody cheekbones, love letters, doodling in class, doc Martins, long ball dresses, gothic churches, dead poets society, sword fights back stage, wind and mist and violent Storms, tea, long journal entries, wide brimmed hats, museums.
Cotton shirts with large jumpers, celendines, maypole dancing, reading short stories, old traditions, Jane Austen, new term, beautiful notes, pastel colours, period dramas, magpies, 2005 pride and prejudice soundtrack, new leaves, cold feet, dancing.
Flower crowns, studying late while the sun is still up, full moons, parties outside, sun dresses, warm rainstorms, exam season, bare feet, ancient Greece, herb tea, singing to the radio, lying in the grass, bird song, biology textbooks, the Lord of the rings, studying outside, mystery of love by sufjan Stevens.
Foxes, dead leaves, large coats and scarves, old stone walls, steaming black tea, mist, travel journals, forgetting to study until the last minute, frankenstein, old songs, nostalgia, carrying a book everywhere, rebel rebel, the picture of dorian gray, soup, studying in the morning as the sun rises.
Long walks, misty breath, so much reading, shunning capitalist society, sad music, learning about witch hunts, philosophy, wuthering heights, mystery books, Dracula, black and white photos, transcribing music, old statues, silence.
Pin stripe jacket with jeans, Dionysus, “norse” makeup, cold sweet tea, running through the forest, mythology, I got an unconditional so I don’t need to try hard, scraping the grades, shouty music, helenic polytheism, obsessive interests, reading a 500 page book in one sitting, love learning, hate the education system, vive le revolution.
my daily struggle
I know it’s cause he was 12 or dead for the entire book but like, Donna robbed us of the Andy trying to tell theo it’s ok to be gay through subtle anime references scene we deserve and I’ll never forgive her for that.
I guess unpopular openion but
The secret history would have been a hundred times better had Camilla told it
I only study a. for the aesthetic and b. to be the best and tHat is why I’m a Slytherin through and through
Living for this sun-soaked library.
Reading: Giovanni’s Room by James Baldwin
— rise and fall of shame
a search that shall remain
we asked you what you’d seen
you said you didn’t care.