|Person:||I like your name|
|Me:||Thanks, I got it for my birthday|
Self reblog from last year. Still worth reading. Still remembering.
Today is the anniversary of the Montreal Massacre.
I will not forget.
It is December 6th, and I remember.
I was 13 years old when Marc Lépine opened fire and murdered 14 women for being at engineering school when he wasn’t. He blamed feminism for the situation he was in, and murdered these women for being in non-traditional jobs, for being there.
Every year, the memorials I go to are different. Some are quiet - I remember several winters in the snow, holding candles and reciting names like a talisman against violence.
Geneviève Bergeron, 21 years old. Hélène Colgan, 24 years old. Nathalie Croteau, 24 years old.
When I was younger, they seemed impossibly mature and sophisticated. I used to imagine them laughing and enjoying university, cut down without warning. Now that I’m 35, they seem so young, and I wonder if they were afraid.
((PASSED MY DRIVERS TEST
one day I’ll live the dream
I’ll go to Maccas Drive Thru in full Olaf cosplay and ask them where the roast beef is
I’ll do it.
I can drive now))
Cashier: The what?
Olaf: BEEF. ROAST BEEF.
Cashier: Sir, we don’t have—
Olaf: IT IS…
If they find me dead before your time, please have the kindness to tell them that my writing soliloquies was not the cause of some bizarre obsessive tick — it was simply my best tool of memorization. 📝👍
Yeah, i don’t normally make shit like this, but I feel like this needed to be said.
Because why is it okay to hate the majority on this website, but the minute someone says something about a minority (which is just as wrong), they’re bombarded by so much hate that they often delete their blogs?
Let’s look at ourselves, guys. Hating an entire group for the actions of a few, or for something that they literally cannot help (i.e. the color of their skin), isn’t helping anything, and is pushing away the equality that we often say we want so desperately.
So the French SAT was cancelled for me and…
Nothing screams fun and fitness more than having to rearrange your entire 10x10-foot attic to find an outlet for your bright-red bargain Satan lights. #lights #christmas #festive #Satan #becausetheyarered #theyarethefirenation #andthefirenationistotessatan