iwantnothingless replied to your quote: It occurred to me that the novel, though fiction,…
Wait Elif is talking about Orhan Pamuk? I read The New Life and I had NO IDEA WHAT IT WAS ABOUT except that it have me certain feelings and I liked that a lot. Let’s read more Pamuk.
She created a minor controversy last year when she told a reporter that she couldn’t finish Snow; she may have even called Pamuk boring. I guess she has come around.
Also, I’d be willing to put one of his novels on The List. (Incidentally, should we publish The List for the sake of accountability and also consistency?)
One of the sixth graders asked me what “a kegel” was today.
SOMEBODY GET ME A DRINK.
- Student 1: [referring to Symphony No. 5 in C Minor playing on my computer] What is this?
- Student 2: Are you serious? This is Beethoven.
- Student 3: You know, whenever music was just bum-bum-bum-bum-bum...
- Student 1: I thought Beethoven was a dog...
You guys may not care as much, but I sure as hell do.
Happy 4th Birthday Butch, this is crazy.
I can’t believe we’ve been kickin’ back and owning all these fools for four years, and they’re still taking our shit. You’re my home dawg skillet gangster if I ever did have one. I’ve never seen a dog that can top your mad swag. Happy happy fourth to you buddy. Love the poop that comes out of you, amazing little stub butt mutt <3