August 22nd
 Tis not right, a woman going into such places by herself.’ Granny nodded. She thoroughly approved of such sentiments so long as there was, of course, no suggestion that they applied to her. 
— Terry Pratchett (Wyrd Sisters)
20140822 @ 1800
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 ‘Things that try to look like things often do look more like things than things. Well-known fact,’ said Granny. 
— Terry Pratchett (Wyrd Sisters)
20140822 @ 1200
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‘I have. When I was being trained up by Goodie Whemper—’

‘—maysherestinpeace—’

‘—maysherestinpeace, she used to take me over to Razorback or into Lancre whenever the strolling players were in town. She was very keen on the theatre. They’ve got more crowns than you can shake a stick at although, mind—’ she paused – ‘Goodie did say they’re made of tin and paper and stuff. And just glass for the jewels. But they look more realler than this one. Do you think that’s strange?’

 
— Terry Pratchett (Wyrd Sisters)
20140822 @ 0600
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August 21st
 Granny Weatherwax sniffed. Nanny Ogg had been married three times and ruled a tribe of children and grandchildren all over the kingdom. Certainly, it was not actually forbidden for witches to get married. Granny had to concede that, but reluctantly. Very reluctantly. She sniffed again, disapprovingly; this was a mistake. 
— Terry Pratchett (Wyrd Sisters)
20140821 @ 1800
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 ‘Ah, well, we’ve all passed a lot of water since then,’ said Nanny Ogg sagely. She gave the baby a comforting jiggle. 
— Terry Pratchett (Wyrd Sisters)
20140821 @ 1200
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 Besides, they had retired to Magrat’s cottage, and the decor was getting to her, because Magrat believed in Nature’s wisdom and elves and the healing power of colours and the cycle of the seasons and a lot of other things Granny Weatherwax didn’t have any truck with. 
— Terry Pratchett (Wyrd Sisters)
20140821 @ 0644
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August 20th
 ‘Oh, obvious,’ said Granny. ‘I’ll grant you it’s obvious. Trouble is, just because things are obvious doesn’t mean they’re true.’ 
— Terry Pratchett (Wyrd Sisters)
20140820 @ 1800
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 And as if that wasn’t bad enough, this new duke had sent him back for … He shuddered. Oatmeal! And a runny boiled egg! The cook was too old for this sort of thing. He was set in his ways. He was a cook in the real feudal tradition. If it didn’t have an apple in its mouth and you couldn’t roast it, he didn’t want to serve it. 
— Terry Pratchett (Wyrd Sisters)
20140820 @ 1200
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He growled and stood up. ‘There is a knocking without,’ he said.

‘Without what?’ said the Fool.

‘Without the door, idiot.’

The Fool gave him a worried look. ‘A knocking without a door?’ he said suspiciously. ‘This isn’t some kind of Zen, is it?’

 
— Terry Pratchett (Wyrd Sisters)
20140820 @ 0600
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August 19th
 He didn’t flourish it. The eyes that didn’t leave Granny’s face weren’t the eyes of one who bothers about flourishing things. They were the eyes of one who knows exactly what swords are for. He reached out his hand. 
— Terry Pratchett (Wyrd Sisters)
20140819 @ 1800
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Someone needs to make me stop freaking out about my technical interview tomorrow

Seriously, I am not going to relearn/remember all of math and physics in three days during the first week of school.

They know I’ve been out of school and out of the field for eight years.

Someone turn my brain off please!

20140819 @ 1312
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 He kicked despondently at a stone, and noted gloomily that his foot went right through it. No hunting, drinking, carousing, no wassailing, no hawking … It was dawning on him that the pleasures of the flesh were pretty sparse without the flesh. Suddenly life wasn’t worth living. The fact that he wasn’t living it didn’t cheer him up at all. 
— Terry Pratchett (Wyrd Sisters)
20140819 @ 1200
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I am loving Marvel Unlimited!  One of the first things I went looking for was Runaways.  I had seen several reviews and I sounded like it had a lot of potential.  I binge read all of the issues in Runaways Volume 1, Volume 2, and Volume 3.  

Oh-Holy-Vishnu they were good!  Just, so good.  I mean, I really just want to tell you everything that happened, but you really deserve to find out for yourself.  There are some teenager moments, since the main characters are teenagers, but not too many.

Major Spoilers (seriously major spoilers):  I was so happy when Alex died.  I’m not gonna say that I “knew all along,” but there were definitely moments when I just thought, “ewe, there is something wrong with this guy.”  I didn’t think he was the mole, just that there was something wrong with him.  I was torn between Gert and Karolina as the mole.

I’m now reading the second run.

20140819 @ 1030
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‘I am a king, mark you,’ he said.

WAS, YOUR MAJESTY.

‘What?’ Verence barked.

I SAID WAS. IT’S CALLED THE PAST TENSE. YOU’LL SOON GET USED TO IT.

 
— Terry Pratchett (Wyrd Sisters)
20140819 @ 0600
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August 18th
 

HALLO.

Verence drew himself up to his full height, or what would have been his full height if that part of him to which the word ‘height’ could have been applied was not lying stiff on the floor and facing a future in which only the word ‘depth’ could be appropriate.

 
— Terry Pratchett (Wyrd Sisters)
20140818 @ 1800
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