but how can you bash sansa for liking stories about knights and adventure when you’re the one reading asoiaf
An orrery is a mechanical model of the heliocentric solar system illustrating the relative positions and motions of the planets and moons. This one (above), produced by Ken Condal. View it in real-time to watch this beauty in motion, HERE. Love to zerostatereflex for sharing.
Photographer’s Note: The Hanging Monastery is a temple built into a cliff near Datong, China. Built more than 1,500 years ago, this temple is notable not only for its location on a sheer precipice but also because it includes Buddhist, Taoist, and Confucian elements. The structure is kept in place with oak crossbeams fitted into holes chiseled into the cliffs.
The Free Peoples of Middle-earth
the first joke ever recorded was a dick joke
lmao people mock fanfiction but when u think about it some people manage to create novel-length stories that are extremely well written without getting paid and they do it on top of school and work and everything else in their lives just because they love to write and they love the original story or the people they write about like im pretty sure that’s more productive than being the person who is just sat there laughing at it all
immortals falling for mortals
immortals getting clingy and needy because you have so little time we need to make the most of it
and their lovers being like chill i’ve still got like fifty years and we’ve already spent decades together we’ve been like all around the world by now but rly all I need is you
and just, no, you don’t understand that’s not nearly enough for all the things I want to show you please why are you slowing down I know but you’re tired a lot lately wait no
Modern AU James and Sirius getting called into the headmaster’s office after every school dance there ever is for inappropriately grinding against each other
#first year it’s in response to someone — snape maybe — making one of those dumb 11 year old type comments#’ur gay’ or whatever; said not counting on sirius ‘back it up’ black being like#DON’T U WISH UR GF WAS HOT LIKE ME and backing it all up on poor james#still a stranger to puberty#who is like ‘sirius why’ but doesn’t actually push him away#second year it’s james celebrating his puberty more than it’s anything else#UNTZ UNTZ UNTZ YEAH SIRIUS I’M TALLER THAN YOU THAT’S RIGHT TASTE MY SWEET SWEET BOTTOM#by third and fourth year they’re doing it because they know it makes the teachers mad; they start up whenever mcg walks by#fifth year they’re actually kind of dating — in like a sloppy kisses in the darkness non-official sort of way — but no one believes them#and it fizzles out after a few months anyway after a fight over a chess match that ended in YOU’LL NEVER TOUCH MY NADS AGAIN JAMES POTTER#so really everyone was right to be like ‘c’mon boys nobody’s buying that’#sixth year james is trying to make lily jealous and sirius is trying to make remus jealous and they both think the other one is mental#(but in both cases it actually kind of works)#and seventh year it’s solely for the sake of tradition#and Setting An Example Of How Properly To Get Up On Your Mates for generations to come#lily and remus watch despairing from the other side of the gym#’can you believe we’re — ’ says remus in horror as james bends over and sirius starts enthusiastically slapping his ass#’no’ says lily before remus can even finish his thought ‘no i really can’t aT ALL’ (gyzym)
it is a strange fate that we should suffer so much fear and doubt over so small a thing. such a little thing.
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