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#LIGHTSOUT 

Tonight I’m taking part in LightsOut. For the next hour all my lights are off except for one, a candle, to mark the centenary of the moment Britain entered the First World War, a hundred years ago. Across the UK over a million candles will be lit commemorating every serviceman and woman who died.

A moment of reflection. We will remember them always.

#candle #flame #lit #remembrance #centenary #100thAnniversary #100years #WorldWarOne #WW1 #FirstWorldWar #1914 #RoyalBritishLegion #1418now #British #GreatBritain #UnitedKingdom 
#London #England #GreatBritain #UnitedKingdom #summer #evening #4thAugust #2014 #lofi #lux #st #thest

We will remember them always.

#LIGHTSOUT

Tonight I’m taking part in LightsOut. For the next hour all my lights are off except for one, a candle, to mark the centenary of the moment Britain entered the First World War, a hundred years ago. Across the UK over a million candles will be lit commemorating every serviceman and woman who died.

A moment of reflection. We will remember them always.

#candle #flame #lit #remembrance #centenary #100thAnniversary #100years #WorldWarOne #WW1 #FirstWorldWar #1914 #RoyalBritishLegion #1418now #British #GreatBritain #UnitedKingdom
#London #England #GreatBritain #UnitedKingdom #summer #evening #4thAugust #2014 #lofi #lux #st #thest

We will remember them always.

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Let Go

Frou Frou

literaryjukebox:

"At some point in life the world’s beauty becomes enough. You don’t need to photograph, paint or even remember it.

It is enough. No record of it needs to be kept and you don’t need someone to share it with or tell it to.

When that happens — that letting go — you let go because you can.”

Toni Morrison (b. February 18, 1931) in Tar Baby.

Song: “Let Go” by Frou Frou

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For me, the iPhone had become a toxic compulsion. It had completed its invasion and occupation of my interstitial time — all those minutes riding the train, waiting in line, that used to be such fertile territory for daydreaming and storymaking.

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At heart, I have always been a coper, I’ve mostly been able to walk around with my wounds safely hidden, and I’ve always stored up my deep depressive episodes for the weeks off when there was time to have an abbreviated version of a complete breakdown. But in the end, I’d be able to get up and on with it, could always do what little must be done to scratch by.

Elizabeth Wurtzel, Prozac Nation (via ophidiophobic)

Relating to this passage of the book.