Wow, if it wasn’t already high enough, my respect for Tyrion only grew during this latest episode of ‘Game of Thrones’.
He tried to make the most out of his situation with Sansa. He even tried to make her feel better by laughing, even though he wanted to be with someone else himself. Oh, and the fact that he didn’t rape her also set off my feels for him. And I just loved what he said to Joffrey during the banquet. That prick deserves whatever curse comes his way.
The petition demonstrates that the Sri Lankan capital, Colombo City itself spans an area of 37.21 square kilometers and that the approximately 25.8 square kilometres of Jaffna Peninsula lands to be acquired is about ‘two-third the entire land area on which Colombo City is established’."
— Colombo Telegraph,’1474 Northern Tamils Petition Appeal Court To Help Prevent Grab Of Their Homes By Rajapaksa Regime’ (via itsbeenablast)
My community seems to have repeatedly told me that, because I’m a girl, I have to do everything within a certain period of time. I need to get a degree before I’m twenty-one (hasn’t happened yet), get a boyfriend right after that (ha ha, that’s funny), find a job (nope), and get married before 26, so I can have kids before 30.
I just want to tell people that you can’t plan life like that! Stuff happens that can throw you off your course.
You can plan life however much you want, but most likely it won’t turn out the way you expected it to.
I feel like the book, ‘Black Beauty’ is an allegory for how slaves were treated back in the day.