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September Pieces Of My Mind #3
Calendula tea, Sw. ringblommete, is not a very enjoyable drink.
“There have always been village idiots. The difference is that now we don’t just have to put up with our own, we have to deal with idiots from every village everywhere.” /Hans Persson
“Have you ever played Monotony? It’s a bored game.” /Phillip Helbig
Just found another third cousin through DNA. Useful because each new one makes it easier to pinpoint the next.
“There is no pain, you are receding / A fish-and-chips shop on the horizon”
I’m super relieved not to be living in the US or UK.
2010s netiquette rule: you do not thank anyone publicly for letting you join a Facebook group. Nobody wants to read that message of yours.
A man on the park bench outside my window has been playing the guitar for hours. His style is simple: he fingers around randomly somewhere on the upper half of the neck and strums vigorously and hectically.
Movie: Gone Girl (2014). Several layers of deception around an unhappy couple. Grade: OK.