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Hello my lovelys

so todays Daily Prompt is about the “Middle Seat.” the Situation you happen to meet a very chatty Person?
Oh yeah, i can just tell a story right away.

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#Lifestyle

I Read A Lot: Everybody Rise by Stephanie Clifford

Okay, not so dirty secret but I bought the entire series of Gossip Girl books before they were even a TV show. I loved Plum Sykes’ … 407 more words

Brideshead Revisited by Evelyn Waugh

“O God, make me good, but not yet.”

I began to write this review of Brideshead Revisited almost immediately after I put the book down. That’s rare. 811 more words

Books

Wednesday, 29th July 2015

U-turn, n.

Pronunciation: /ˌjuːˈtəːn/
Etymology: < U n. + turn n.

An act of walking or pacing genteelly around or about a limited area, as your park, garden, or sequence of streets; a short walk (or ride) forth and back, esp. 11 more words

Journal

Fetus

Two tiny embryos
Born only 10 miles apart
Both girls.
12-and-a-half-years between them.

The first, planned and loved,
She’s an English major,
A product of a sheltered upbringing. 32 more words

Writing

Beijing Backpacking, Day 13: A View From The New Top

THERE’S NO ESCAPING the advent of new wealth in China. It’s a characteristic of almost any emerging market that new developments dot the skyline.

But it’s also a characteristic that authorities, or at least some major developers, have specific plots of land some distance from the traditional city centre where much of this new development is concentrated. 282 more words

Beijing Backpacking Blog

What is success?

suc·cess
səkˈses/
noun

the accomplishment of an aim or purpose.

“the president had some success in restoring confidence”
synonyms:favorable outcome, successfulness,successful result, triumph;
“the success of the scheme” 262 more words

Culture