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englishmajorinrepair:

Here’s the list of book recommendations from my lit teacher’s girlfriend! Enjoy :). 

Sighișoara (Romania) is considered to be the most beautiful and well preserved inhabited citadel in Europe with authentic medieval architecture.

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thenarratologist:

READING LIST: The Law

I am the law and the law is not mocked

Lady Justice can be a cruel mistress and since writers thrive on the pain and confusion of their characters, there are a number of famous lawyers and court scenes to be found in fiction.

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❝ Guildenstern: It’s autumnal.
Rosencrantz (examining the ground): No leaves.
Guildenstern: Autumnal - nothing to do with leaves. It is to do with a certain brownness at the edges of the day… Brown is creeping up on us, take my word for it… Russets and tangerine shades of old gold flushing the very outside edge of the senses… deep shining ochres, burnt umber and parchments of baked earth — reflecting on itself and through itself, filtering the light. At such times, perhaps, coincidentally, the leaves might fall, somewhere, by repute. Yesterday was blue, like smoke. ❞
—   Tom Stoppard, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead. (via ablogwithaview)   —

aseaofquotes:

A.A. Milne, Pooh’s Little Instruction Book

❝ Students who acquire large debts putting themselves through school are unlikely to think about changing society. When you trap people in a system of debt, they can’t afford the time to think. ❞
—   Noam Chomsky (via suddenlyalive)   —

kingandqueenweasley:

Wingardium Leviosa (by Ottowl)

Scarlett O’Hara costume appreciation 

the-flying-salmon:

Otto Van Rees

bulletproofinblack:

puns from Roy Peter Clark’s Writing Tools

starrydiadems:

Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë (1847).