okay so if harry potter was born in 1980, and went to hogwarts in like 91, that means he was in his sixth year in 1996
do you think he knew about the spice girls? i mean.. i know he had shit going on with horcruxes that year but wannabe isn’t something that happens without you taking note of it
Mark Sheppard: This is the worst T-Rex exhibit I’ve ever seen in my entire life!
Although I have to point out that there was a piece of speculative science fiction called The Blazing World published by one Margaret Cavendish, Duchess of Newcastle-upon-Tyne in 1666, slightly predating Mary Shelley.
This is the thing. Women have been doing awesome shit since there was awesome shit to do, we’ve BEEN THERE, if anyone bothered to look.
Oh, they looked. And then maliciously and willfully erased us from the books to keep anyone else from “getting ideas.”
Hell, the first named author in history? Enheduanna, a Sumerian high priestess, poet and lyricist. She’s known as the Shakespeare of Sumerian literature.
forgiveness: Sherlock vs Mary
#Look at how differently Sherlock and Mary understand consequences#even though both their motives were to protect John - they approach John’s pain so distinctly.#Sherlock has no patience#his attachment and need for John’s company leads him to manipulate him into forgiveness#Mary on the other hand gives up trying to control him and instead gives him the truth.#And the contrast is beautiful.#Because in those seconds when John thought he was going to die that he tells Sherlock that he’s not good with ’these things’ with ‘words’ and forces himself to let go before he’s ready to#but during those sleepless nights and long months following Mary’s revelation#the man who claimed didn’t do ‘words’#fought to find the perfect ones for the woman he couldn’t regret#the one he knew he’d love forever#and that’s the relationship John fought for