Elizabeth Scripturient (the delinquent, ecumenical (hermionesviolin) wrote,
Elizabeth Scripturient (the delinquent, ecumenical
hermionesviolin

Happy Hump Day, y'all.

I keep feeling like it's Friday 'cause my workdays are full of nothing. I'm still trying to figure out MFA film stuff. Given my lack of sleep last night (despite tiredness) I worry that if I go tonight I'll sleep through whatever I go to, esp. since they're foreign language (Spirit of the Beehive redux, anyone?). [Edit: Oops, misread the calendar. The stuff I wanna go to is tomorrow.]

Lorraine replied to my comment on this story: "I was just about to rec this on my lj with a message to you that I think you'd enjoy it, and look. You do. :)"

I like title song of Jewel's new album (Goodbye Alice in Wonderland), but my real love is for:
Other things wot are awesome:I now have "But, Mr. Adams" (via thistlerose's music post) and oh, listening to it... so much love. Allie, we've gotta watch that movie some time. (Also, listening to Mr. Adams I thought, "I totally know him, but from where?" IMDb to the rescue. This makes this even more awesome)
Franklin: Mr. Adams, I say you should write it;
To your legal mind and brilliance we defer.
Adams: Is that so? Well, if I'm the one to do it,
They'll run their quill pens through it;
I'm obnoxious and disliked, you know that, sir.
Franklin: Yes, I know.
Adams: Mr. Jefferson,
Jefferson: Mr. Adams, I have not seen my wife
for the past 6 months.
I beg of you Mr. Adams
Adams: 'And we solidly declare
that we will preserve our liberties
being with one mind
resolved to die free men
rather than to live slaves
'
Thomas Jefferson on the necessity of taking up arms, 1775.
Magnificent. You write 10 times better than any man in Congress.
Including me.
For a man of only 33 years
You have a happy talent of composition
and a remarkable felicity of expression.
Now then sir, will you be a patriot or a lover?
Jefferson: A lover.
Adams: No!
Jefferson: But I burn, Mr. A!
Adams: So do I, Mr. J!
Sherman: You do?
Livingston: You?
Franklin: John! Who'd have thought it?

http://1776appreciation.tripod.com/lyrics.html
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