I begin to worry, just a little, that I made him up inside my head; that the last year-plus has been a long, lovely, cruel illusion; that I was right after all when I for so long believed it ridiculous that such a man could possibly exist, so oddly perfect and strange and perfect in his hundred…
I feel exactly this for my girlfriend. Not all the time but, you know, all the time.
In the 18th century (don’t have to remember the date – benefits of writing on your own tumblr), Jonathan Swift wrote a poem called The Lady’s Dressing Room. It’s about a grubby little pervert called Strephon who sneaks into a posh bird called Celia’s bedroom and is horrified to discover evidence…
The Antarctic Snow Cruiser
The Antarctic Snow Cruiser (a.k.a. “Penguin 1″) was a hugely ambitious one-of-a-kind vehicle developed in the late 1930s. It was built under the direction of American scientist and arctic explorer Thomas Poulter, and was intended to act as a giant self-contained transport vehicle, research station and accommodation unit for a 1939 Antarctic expedition led by Rear Admiral Richard Byrd, Jr.
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The original super truck dream, am I right?