When it comes to matters of love, it’s often platonic devotion that proves the most intimate and carries the most weight in one’s life. It’s the love stories of friendship, the decades-spanning, unbreakable connection to someone that stays around as lovers come and go. Yes, romantic love is an all-encompassing illness of the heart, but without a best friend to guide you, life becomes less tolerable. Cinema has long been awash in tales of romantic love, of course, but it’s rare to see a tale of love between two female best friends, especially one that genuinely shows what it is like to have that kind of soul mate, without whom everything else would be askew. But with Noah Baumbach’s latest film, Frances Ha, we see one woman’s journey of self-discovery, ignited by a fractured friendship.
iamreh said: Say five nice things about yourself, then pass it on to ten if your favorite followers :)
1. My ability to be silly, and purely enjoy just being human
2. Having a creative force inside of me that keeps me engaged for hours on end with new ideas and projects
3. Constantly finding things to be passionate about that keep me alive inside
4. Prioritizing those close to me and doing everything in my power to establish deep relationships with those most important to me.
5. Finally within the last year, I have found that academic fields that I am most interested in (anatomy, physiology, neuroscience).. and discovering how intricately related they are to my spiritual interests (yoga, Buddhism)
Pisces when alone do not worry about remembering themselves or the world, and thus a free flowing stream of thought, impressions,and imagery flows unimpeded. When in company they meet the mind of the other half way in merging intercourse; often thinking more about what the other is thinking than…
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Every face has a story.
Remember to take some days just to watch people. I know in society people always say that staring is rude.. But I do it all the time. I stare because I am interested in their stories. You should try to stop and watch someday.
Deepak Chopra (via elige)