Amazon’s latest attempt to quickly and cheaply deliver packages got underway in Seattle on Tuesday with the launch of the company’s consumer-turned-courier program, Amazon Flex. 251 more words
Although the 53 Views of Tokaido most often show the way stations themselves, sometimes Hiroshige selected other viewpoints near the station instead. This particular image shows a number of historic and geographic details on the way out of the town. 46 more words
Here is a list of today’s fun problems, in case You might have been busy elsewhere: (a) I’ve had to deal with a courier who delivered an important item to a garage in Yorkshire rather than to our workplace in Guildford; (b) I’ve received a snotty “standard’ letter from my credit card company penalising me because I don’t overspend and I always pay off the whole amount monthly and I’ve been with them for thirty years; and (c) I’ve been given a list of complaints from staff who haven’t yet actually moved into the new offices we’ve spent so many long and agonising weeks getting right for them. 33 more words
[knocking on your front door] Outside stands a familiar Altmer in light brown adept robes with a smile on his sharp features, bronze eyes gentle as he sigh. "I meant what I said before, things do get better, if you let them, and you have people who care about you. I have to go now, but try to get some fresh air. And don't worry about me, I'm just here wish you well, and my name is Anaril by the way." With a wave he turns and steps around the corner of your house, gone again without a trace.
That is twice you’ve found me now, Saliache, a third and I will have to catch you. Anyone would think you’ve been following me… What would a fine son of Summerset want with an inconsequential traveller like I, hmm? 75 more words
Apparently there was a time when you could not bear to be with fellow Dunmer - what changed, when and how?
Your skin matches my own, stranger, and I see the same shadows in your eyes. You know what changed, I imagine, and all too well. 321 more words
NO! Bad Morry! Moraelyn Ithren, You drop that Skooma right now! What would your Lord think? If it hurts so much then use that pain, let it cut and sharpen you like a wet stone. Do not let yourself become dull and weak by indulging in substances, do not dare to spit in the face of Vehk when he has cleansed you once already! Don't you see He requires you to be a sharp blade in these times. For Almsivi's sake don't do this, pleace! You are killing me!
Listen, s’wit. The fact that I am alive at all is testament enough. Don’t you dare have the temerity to judge me for managing my own withdrawal. 153 more words