Reading bingo 2014! It’s back!
I would like to give you the silver
branch, the small white flower, the one
word that will protect you
from the grief at the center
of your dream, from the grief
at the center.
'Sex' doesn't sell. Erosion of female self esteem does. The feeling of superiority over women does. Turning women into 'things' to be studied, scrutinized & judged and then calling it 'sex' does.
Sex doesn’t sell. Objectification does
[T]hat I could find company and consolation and hope in an object pulled almost at random from a bookshelf—felt akin to an instance of religious grace.
Charles Merrill Mount
In my head Humbert looks like Jon Hamm which would be disturbing if I watched Mad Men but I don’t so it’s ok.
How slow life is,
How violent hope is.
reading (by juliasvanqvist)