cigarettes and iced black coffee for the next 23 hours.
Tennyson, you write some good stuff. But this is crap.
“Man for the field and woman for the hearth:
Man for the sword and for the needle she:
Man with the head and woman with the heart:
Man to command and woman to obey;
All else confusion.”
My HP reader is wonderful. I write something about Emerson tainting gender-neutral pronouns by connecting them with overt masculinity, and she responds by telling my to ask my fiance whether masculinity is inherently bad and “taints” things.
“The human body essentially recreates itself every six months. Nearly every cell of hair and skin and bone dies and another is directed to its former place. You are not who you were last November.”
—Donald Miller (A Million Miles in a Thousand Years: What I Learned While Editing My Life)