“You won’t catch me taking another trip with people so hard to please. In addition, they had so much time on their hands, sequestered with themselves for thirty whole days, that it didn’t take much to stir them up. And besides, when you stop to think about it, at least a hundred people must want you dead in the course of an average day, the ones in line behind you at the ticket window in the Métro, the ones who look up at your apartment when they haven’t got one themselves, the ones who wish you’d finish pissing and give them a chance, your children and a lot more. It happens all the time, and you get used to it.”—Journey to the End of the Night, Céline
Aye, ‘tis a fine day. The turnip crop has turned in nicely, the dog has a full belly and beautiful fencing has not been savaged by wild beasts. Long days of larbour under the hot sun has browned the skin. Will soon make room to grow potatoes and then to keep livestock. There is work for every hand. H’rm! Aye, ‘tis fine!
Video LPs are actually ok if it’s a game I haven’t played or am never likely to play. Hate to say it, but there’s one on Final Fantasy X that actually makes it kind of enjoyable what with all the funny commentary and relentless criticism. Screenshot ones are often more entertaining and more accessibly though…OH MY GOD I AM DEVOTING TIME TO ANALYSING THE RELATIVE MERITS OF DIFFERENT LP FORMATS