Books read so far this year...
W. H. Auden Collected Poems Alan Bennett Diaries 1980-1990 Alan Bennett Untold Stories - The Diaries Part 2 Alan Bennett The Uncommon Reader Alan Bennett The Habit of Art John Betjeman Betjeman’s England Bill Bryson A Short History of Nearly Everything John le Carré Call for the Dead John le Carré A Murder of Quality John le Carré The Spy Who Came in from the Cold John le Carré The Looking...
No one ever committed suicide while reading a good book, but many have tried...– Robert Byrne (via wordpainting)
More from http://www.textsfromlastnight.com/
(703): swear to god, just saw some chick dressed in a full chicken costume buying eggs and telling the cashier that she "just wants her babies back."
(202): buy whatever she's on. a lot of it.
(401): Renamed my iPod as ‘the titantic’ so when I plug it in...– One of my favourites from http://www.textsfromlastnight.com/
It’s George Harrison’s birthday today....
You are a rent boy. I am a poet. Over the wall lives the Dean of Christ Church....– W.H. Auden speaking in Alan Bennett’s The Habit of Art.
This is Formula 1. It is not the Wootton-under-Edge Marrow-Growing Competition.– Joe Saward on one of the drawbacks of Stefan GP’s plan to enter the sport.
A Single Man Christoper Isherwood Selected Poems W.H. Auden
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Yeah Yeah Yeahs (31) Philip Glass (26) Charlotte Gainsbourg (14) Jonny Greenwood (11) Paul Simon (11) Imported from Last.fm Tumblr by JoeLaz
Q: How many marxists does it take to screw in a light bulb?
A: None. The seeds of the revolution are in the light bulb itself.
Mother: [watching David Dimbleby] so is Richard his father?
Mother: And Jonathan his brother?
Mother: So what relation is Dickie?
Mother: Oh yes, they're not related are they.
Happy the man and happy he alone, Who in all honesty can call today his own,...– Neil Hannon paraphrasing John Dryden imitating Horace in the Divine Comedy song ‘The Booklovers’
Tom Petty cover.
You know you’re running late when you find yourself eating a sandwich in...
My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2010-2-7) →
Charlotte Gainsbourg (54) John Frusciante (36) TV on the Radio (23) J.G. Thirlwell (21) Vampire Weekend (20) Imported from Last.fm Tumblr by JoeLaz
THE spoon is clean!– is actually what she said.
Oh no! The spoon is dirty!– Ammy laments the problem of owning singular cutlery, before falling over.
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Charlotte Gainsbourg (57) Pixies (44) Pulp (41) Serge Gainsbourg (39) David Bowie (34) Imported from Last.fm Tumblr by JoeLaz