This is fucking perfect.
@rosaline I felt the exact same way! But I did love the rest of the book. And to go with the theme of the thread, I did some silent, open-mouthed shoulder-heaving crying* when Bee is describing her mom sticking up for her and says something like "I knew from then on that Mom was always on my side."
*says the woman who can't turn on Animal Planet without silent open-mouthed shoulder-heaving crying
Oh sweet Jesus I feel like this was written just for me. Once upon a time sister and I both had matching trenchcoats and pretended to have our own detective agency. #weirdos
Also I love the absence of autotune here. D'aww little kid singing voices!
Meanwhile, in Boston....
this is lovely and perfect and where did all these tears come from?!
@Rachel Anastasia@twitter Seconding the request for a blog link (if you want to share!) I'm going to Japan for the first time in a few weeks and I am so excited but so. scared. (Do I speak any Japanese, at all? Of course not.)
sweet fancy moses
so are we also going to prevent victims of violent crime from getting their wounds treated because it's tampering with evidence?
(oh no, wait, we only propose stupid and insane laws when vaginas are involved)
@Mariah Mantis@twitter This is all so interesting! I love the look but all the clippy bits, etc. seem so intimidating. I want to give this a try.
Full disclosure: I'm writing my senior thesis on 1940s hosiery (#liberalartseducation) so I've been thinking about this stuff WAY too much lately.
@Marquise de Morville ha yes!! but that's another story.