“’Without pain, how could we know joy?’ This is an old argument in the field of thinking about suffering and its stupidity and lack of sophistication could be plumbed for centuries, but suffice it to say that the existence of broccoli does not, in any way, affect the taste of chocolate.”
Dylan O’Brien as Thomas in the new Maze Runner trailer*
Mean Girls was released ten years ago on Wednesday, April 30th, 2004.
Now what I don’t understand is why anyone would want to get massively, falling down drunk in front of an open fire.
Love is the bane of honor, the death of duty. What is honor compared to a woman’s love? What is duty against the feel of a newborn son in your arms… or the memory of a brother’s smile? Wind and words. Wind and words. We are only human, and the gods have fashioned us for love. That is our great glory, and our great tragedy.