"You’re just too sad for me, Toby. You’re too sad for me. You’re just sad. You bring the sadness home with you, and you’re sad. You’re sad, and you’re angry, and you’re not warm. You take forever to trust someone."
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#how close i feel to toby hurts a lot #the west wing
"As Arnold points out, there is an otherwise inexplicable shift in direction in the Piccadilly line passing east out of South Kensington. “In fact,” she writes, “the tunnel curves between Knightsbridge and South Kensington stations because it was impossible to drill through the mass of skeletal remains buried in Hyde Park.” I will admit that I think she means “between Knightsbridge and Hyde Park Corner”—although there is apparently a “small plague pit dating from around 1664” beneath Knightsbridge Green—but I will defer to Arnold’s research.
@1 week ago with 6075 notes
#this is a good time to recommend defoe's journal of the plague year
But to put that another way, the ground was so solidly packed with the interlocked skeletons of 17th-century victims of the Great Plague that the Tube’s 19th-century excavation teams couldn’t even hack their way through them all. The Tube thus had to swerve to the side along a subterranean detour in order to avoid this huge congested knot of skulls, ribs, legs, and arms tangled in the soil—an artificial geology made of people, caught in the throat of greater London."
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caNANANDA gose birb mak of hisSing becos bab eting gras behimb, saym “stY AWay frm babs!”
Danger dang ples human have approache the Larg Gose! The Nexe Day… Juts a campera and Goose wear the Tshirts.
Be Aware, the Danger a Goos
second major threat to the city of toronto
"It’s a serious problem. It affects a lot of people."
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