I loved this scene so much. The actors play off this pairing as flirty and adorable in a way the characters really weren’t in the novels IMO.
That said, when she said the line, “Girls see more blood than boys,” my husband was all confused and like, “What, warrior women, she means?”
So I just looked at him and started listing off, “Blood from their periods every month, maybe blood from sex, blood from childbirth, blood from tending and washing the wounded and dead…That’s been true for most of womankind all through history.”
And he got very, very quiet.
Gone Girl, Gillian Flynn. (via whoistorule)
#nick worrying abt his lack of personhood vs. amy’s internally furious seething performative personhood#’we’re just an assembly of traits we get from tv what even is a person’ vs. amy’s specific calcuated collection of these traits#specifically TO BE ATTRACTIVE specifically TO BE AMAZING bc her parents have been writing her story since she survived#but she knows deep down that she is in fact a person#it’s just that no one wants her to be THAT person
respect but no fucking way
i think i broke my collarbone watching this
Definition of parkour is getting from one place to another in the fastest possible route.
Without breaking your legs/spine/skull.
Having your internals still in one piece by the end of it is an optional bonus.
Things he tastes like:
- you (only sweeter)
Things you were:
- my picket fence
Things I’ll be:
- your number one with a bullet
Things my songs know:
- what you did in the dark
Things I’ve got:
- troubled thoughts
- the self esteem to match