Youngest kid of six with an inferiority and black sheep complex, but determined that God saves not just his soul to heaven but the remainder of his manic-depressive life, so others won't say he became a Christian and remained a jerk.
i won't be transparent before i'm opaque. and you'll get to know me starting from the small things: who my favourite bands are. what kind of movies i like. who are my heroes.
I’m convinced that when confronted with sincere, real love, the Jesus factor will become obvious. But let’s not plant the cross before we carry it. I’m not trying to con you.
Some dreams are meant to be achieved. I know that. But maybe other dreams are meant to drive us, privately. Never known to anyone but ourselves.
It is a sadness that, when choosing between crying and sighing, will choose sighing. I'd almost say that melancholy is being sad about sadness itself.
On memory and nostalgia
It saddens me when life moves forward and people decide that certain things are worth forgetting.
I've learnt that the word irregardless is filed as a non-standard word in the English language. That's a lexicographer's way of saying it's not a real word.
Crowds are fickle things. So when we stand in the thousands and cry against the present government, do we know who we're actually crying for?
People always want the best for themselves. But I want to sometimes take second or third or fourth best, just so that the loser down the road doesn't always have to come in last. It must feel like shit to always come in last.
On growing old
Leasehold property make me feel sad. It doesn't matter how old the family photos are that you put on your wall. It's your family but it's not really your wall.
I ask you, if God loves everyone, and if God is also incapable of loving evil, how can there be such a thing as an evil man?
On a daily basis
One line quips, like this.
Thursday, November 27, 2008
We're all headed to the dogs now. i just know it.
onward launch then to my gripe, which is about people using "persons" as the plural form of "person".
it's wrong in 99% of the time you use it. it's probably only right in three circumstances:
(1) when you're drafting a contract
(2) when you're drafting a bill for parliament
(3) when you have a rabbit crawling into your behind.
on all other occasions, the plural for person is PEOPLE.
that's right. takes you back to those good primary school days, doesn't it? well, yeah. you have to love those nostalgic days. those days when square tables sat four people and not four persons. you know, those days when you throw a party and you stand back and say "my, that's a lot of people" rather than "my, that's 56 persons". you don't remember those days? it's those days man, the ones where your english teacher taught you plural nouns and distinctly told your forgetful arse that the plural of person is people.
you don't remember?
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