i hope manners is the next cool trend
Four photographs of Monet in his Studio at Giverny by Henri Manuel
[The Velvet Underground, “Rock & Roll”]
Adele, by Edward Hughes, 1892 (detail)
This is very important. This whole dialogue is very important. Because it shows how messed up our society is and how the standards of it intoxicate our thoughts. Here you have Izzy is ashamed of her body and how she didn’t look perfect as Chloe. And then you have Rae who thinks Izzy is perfect. You always think you’re never good enough, you are never pretty enough, you are never skinny enough, you are never enough. But if you could just for a moment to see yourself from the people who loved you eyes, you would understand you are perfect just the way you are and you are worth.
Dear Santa, thank you for the dolls and pencils and the fish. It’s Easter now, so I hope I didn’t wake you but… honest, it is an emergency. There’s a crack in my wall. Aunt Shy says it’s just an ordinary crack, but I know it’s not cause at night there’s voices so… please please can you send someone to fix it? Or a policeman, or…