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  • Lorna Doone by R. D. Blackmore (51%)
    • I will finish this!
  • Why I'm No Longer Talking to White People About Race by Reni Eddo-Lodge (34%)
jun 21 2018 ∞
jun 24 2018 +
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  • The Master and Margarita by Mikhail Bulgakov
  • Mr Blue by Edward Bunker
  • At Bertram's Hotel by Agatha Christie
  • By the Pricking of My Thumbs by Agatha Christie
  • The Complete Short Stories of Hercule Poirot by Agatha Christie
  • The Complete Short Stories of Miss Marple by Agatha Christie
  • Death in the Clouds by Agatha Christie
  • Death on the Nile by Agatha Christie
  • The Mousetrap and Other Plays by Agatha Christie
  • Murder is Easy by Agatha Christie
  • The Mystery of the Blue Train by Agatha Christie
  • The Pale Horse by Agatha Christie
  • The Penguin Complete Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle
  • Middlemarch by George Eliot
  • Belgravia by Julian Fellowes
  • The Princess Diarist by Carrie Fisher
  • Georgiana Duchess of Devonshire by Amanda Foreman
  • The Fry Chronicles by Stephen Fry
  • Why I'm No Longer Talking to White People... by Reni Eddo-Lodge
jun 21 2018 ∞
jun 21 2018 +
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a birthday gift from my boyfriend

  • blue mason bees
  • hairy-footed flower bee
  • leaf cutter bees
  • red mason bees
  • small scissor bees
  • white faced bees
  • wool carder bee
jun 19 2018 ∞
jun 19 2018 +
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  • blankets
  • candles and incense
  • cushions
  • globes and maps
  • magnets
  • mugs
    • I have at least 20
  • ornaments
  • photographs
  • plush toys
  • postcards
  • rugs
  • wall art
jun 17 2018 ∞
jun 17 2018 +
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  • heroines
    • Elizabeth Bennet
    • Anne Elliot
    • Emma Woodhouse
    • Catherine Morland
    • Elinor Dashwood
    • Marianne Dashwood
    • Fanny Price
  • heroes
    • Fitzwilliam Darcy
    • Henry Tilney
    • Edmund Bertram
    • Frederick Wentworth
    • George Knightley
    • Edward Ferrars
    • Colonel Brandon
jun 17 2018 ∞
jun 17 2018 +
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  • (I've Had) The Time of My Life by Bill Medley and Jennifer Warnes, from Dirty Dancing
  • Be My Baby by The Ronettes, from Dirty Dancing
  • Born Slippy (Nuxx) by Underworld, from Trainspotting
  • Escape (The Piña Colada Song) by Rupert Holmes, from Guardians of the Galaxy
  • Girl, You'll Be a Woman Soon by Urge Overkill, from Pulp Fiction
  • Hooked on a Feeling by Blue Swede, from Reservoir Dogs and Guardians of the Galaxy
  • I Won't Hurt You by The West Coast Pop Art Experimental Band from Isle of Dogs
  • Little Green Bag by the George Baker Selection, from Reservoir Dogs
  • Mile End by Pulp, from Trainspotting
  • Mr Blue Sky by ELO, from Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2
  • No Sleep Tonight by The Faders, from She's the Man
  • Overload by Zappacosta, from Dirty Dancing
  • Send Me On My Way by Rusted Root, from Matilda
  • Southern Nights by Glenn Campbell, from Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2
  • Stuck in the Middle with You by Stealers Wheel, from Reservoir Dogs
  • Unchained Melody by The Righteous Brothers, from Ghost
  • Those Magic Changes by Sha Na Na, from Grease
  • What a Wonderful World by Louis Armstrong, from Madeline
may 21 2018 ∞
jun 13 2018 +
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  • Beetlejuice (1988)
  • Dirty Dancing (1987)
  • Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986)
  • The Goonies (1985)
  • Heathers (1988)
  • Labyrinth (1986)
  • Look Who's Talking (1989)
  • The Princess Bride (1987)
  • Splash (1984)
dec 26 2016 ∞
dec 18 2017 +
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we've been together since 10th June 2016

  • "I'm proud of you, I'm always proud of you"
  • he tells me I'm the most beautiful girl in the world
  • he is honestly my best friend
  • he gave me a bee hotel for my birthday!!!
  • my pets love him and I consider this to be a very good sign
    • my cat sulks when he leaves
  • he writes really cute messages in the cards he gives me (even on the envelopes)
  • when I'm grumpy or upset, he asks why and talks to me about it, and he does what he can to cheer me up
  • he took me to see Jersey Boys (for the fourth time) on Valentine's Day
  • he sends me cute drunk texts
  • he buys me a lot of books, plants and cho...
mar 15 2017 ∞
jun 19 2018 +
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  • Chess (31/05/18, London) limited run
  • Mamma Mia! (30/05/18, London)
  • Lady Windermere's Fan (14/02/18, London) valentine's
  • Venus in Fur (17/10/18, London) met Natalie Dormer
  • Mamma Mia! (14/02/17, London) valentine's
  • Jersey Boys (14/02/17, London) valentine's
  • Trainspotting (11/12/16, London) competition win
  • Jersey Boys (11/06/16, London) first date
  • Jersey Boys (09/06/16, London)
  • Jersey Boys (03/06/16, London)
  • As You Like It (??/01/16, London)
  • An Education (??/12/15, London)
  • Richard II (14/10/15, London) free ticket from university
  • Billy Elliot (13/06/14, London)
  • Blood Brothers (22/03/14, hometown)
  • A Clockwork Orange (??/10/13, Nottingham)
dec 26 2016 ∞
jun 1 2018 +
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  • Black Beauty by Anna Sewell
  • Call of the Wild by Jack London
  • Gone with the Wind by Margaret Mitchell
  • The Hunchback of Notre Dame by Victor Hugo
  • Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë
  • Les Misérables by Victor Hugo
  • Little Women by Louisa May Alcott
  • Lorna Doone by R. D. Blackmore
  • Middlemarch by George Eliot
  • Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë
nov 11 2017 ∞
jun 15 2018 +
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an asterisk means I've already read something by them, otherwise they are mostly unknown to me.

  • Truman Capote*
  • Elena Ferrante
  • Khaled Hosseini
  • Madeline Miller
  • Muriel Spark*
  • Amy Tan*
  • Donna Tartt*
  • Irvine Welsh*
jun 21 2018 ∞
jun 21 2018 +
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  • miscellaneous
    • baking French macaroons
    • bird-watching
    • listening to more podcasts!
    • screenwriting
    • yoga
  • crafts
    • drawing
    • knitting
    • sewing
  • languages
    • BSL
    • Danish
    • French
    • Russian
    • Swedish
  • religious studies
jun 4 2018 ∞
jun 19 2018 +
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  • Susie
    • when she lies across the sun-drenched windowsill and falls asleep, occasionally stretching her paws
    • her silent meows - and her loud, drawn out ones
    • when her lip rolls up (where she's missing a tooth) and makes her look like a pirate / thug
    • when she sleeps on my chest
    • when she stands on her back legs and stretches her front legs up and leans into me so I can stroke her
  • Duchess
    • how excited she is when I walk into the room (but I don't like how sad she is when I leave)
    • when she barks if you stop fussing her and she's not done being fussed
jun 17 2018 ∞
jun 23 2018 +
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  • cuddles
  • hot cups of tea/coffee
  • piano music
  • new books; secondhand books
  • cardigan weather
  • childhood television/film
  • thunderstorms
  • movie days
  • galleries and museums
  • friendly neighbourhood animals
  • phone calls with my mum
  • netflix
  • chocolate
  • hot, refreshing showers
  • my Ursula t-shirt which T gave me in Sept. 2016
  • cropped pyjama tops
  • audiobooks
  • warm bagels
  • goats!
  • musicals
oct 21 2017 ∞
jun 17 2018 +
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  • Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy
  • The Brothers Karamazov by Fyodor Dostoevsky
  • Eugene Onegin by Alexander Pushkin
  • The Funeral Party by Lyudmila Ulitskaya
  • Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov
  • The Master and Margarita by Mikhail Bulgakov
  • Notes from Underground by Fyodor Dostoevsky
  • War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy
jun 15 2018 ∞
jun 15 2018 +
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  • Ancient Egypt
  • archaeology
  • French revolution
  • Greek mythology
  • Judaism & Jewish history
  • marine life
    • cephalopods
    • sharks
  • modernist literature
  • Norse mythology
  • Portugal
  • Russia
    • Cold War
    • communism
    • Romanov dynasty
  • Scandinavian languages
jun 2 2018 ∞
jun 14 2018 +
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  • Sarah Millican
  • Miranda Hart
  • Sara Pascoe
  • Katherine Ryan
  • Roisin Conaty
  • Lee Mack
  • Jason Manford
  • David Mitchell
  • Rhod Gilbert
  • Stephen Fry
  • Alan Davies
  • Jon Richardson
dec 30 2017 ∞
jun 15 2018 +
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  • Breakfast at Tiffany's by Truman Capote
  • A Clockwork Orange by Anthony Burgess
  • Dracula by Bram Stoker
  • Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee
  • The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt
  • The Joy Luck Club by Amy Tan
  • Kensuke's Kingdom by Michael Morpurgo
  • Purple Hibiscus by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
  • Trainspotting by Irvine Welsh
  • The Travelling Cat Chronicles by Hiro Arikawa
may 15 2018 ∞
may 15 2018 +
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random encounters as well as events, shows, plays, etc.. I haven't spoken to most.

  • Michael Ball
  • Alexandra Burke
  • Jimmy Carr
  • Lee Mack
  • Celia Imrie
  • Jon Richardson
  • Jonathan Ross
  • Jennifer Saunders
  • Natalie Dormer
  • David Oakes
  • Luke Pasqualino
  • Munroe Bergdorf
  • Jamie Lang
  • Sarah Millican
  • Sandra (Gogglebox)
  • Matt Lucas
  • Alan Davies
  • Sandi Toksvig
apr 29 2017 ∞
jun 13 2018 +
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  • Anastasia
  • Anwen
  • Araminta
  • Beatrix
  • Bronwen
  • Cecily
  • Daphne
  • Ebba
  • Edith
  • Eva
  • Frances
  • Frida
  • Geneva
  • Gwen
  • Hebe
  • Ianthe
  • Isidora
  • Josephine
  • Juniper
  • Katya
  • Keturah
jun 3 2018 ∞
jun 23 2018 +
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  • I take my coffee strong and very milky.
  • I take my tea strong and with a splash of milk.
  • I love dunking biscuits in my tea/coffee.
  • I cannot choose between dogs and cats.
  • I save greetings cards and cinema, theatre and train tickets.
  • I never fold the pages of my books.
  • I used to have pet rats named Antigone 'Tiggy' and Calypso 'Cally.' I miss them terribly.
  • my accent is a mix of Yorkshire and London.
  • I was a featured user on listography years ago.
  • I hate the taste of coconut, but love the smell.
  • I love listening to classical music, but can name hardly any pieces.
  • I have a dainty, high-pitched sneeze and ...
jun 17 2018 ∞
jun 18 2018 +
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  • that first hug after not seeing him for a while
  • forehead kisses
  • just being near him
  • a cat (especially mine) kneading my lap with their paws
  • sleeping in clean sheets
  • getting out of the shower, moisturising, and getting into my pyjamas
  • leafing through a brand new book
  • sleeping with a hot water bottle
  • having my hair played with
  • the feeling of falling asleep
  • being warmed up by a hot drink
jun 17 2018 ∞
jun 21 2018 +
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  • Catrick Swayze
  • Catticus Finch
  • Clawde
  • Dilys
  • Grizabella
  • Grizelda
  • Hachi / Nana
  • Monica / Phoebe / Rachel
  • Moss / Roy
  • Ms. Chanandler Bong
oct 22 2017 ∞
jun 18 2018 +
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  • Circe by Madeline Miller
  • Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman
  • The Mermaid and Mrs. Hancock by Imogen Hermes Gowar
  • Mythos: A Retelling of the Myths of Ancient Greece by Stephen Fry
  • Why I'm No Longer Talking to White People About Race by Reni Eddo-Lodge
jun 15 2018 ∞
jun 17 2018 +
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  • Blood Brothers (Russell)
    • Marilyn Monroe
    • Shoes Upon the Table
    • Kids' Game
    • I'm Not Saying a Word
    • Tell Me It's Not True
  • Chess (Andersson/Rice/Ulvaeus)
    • The Story of Chess
    • Difficult and Dangerous Times
    • Nobody's Side
    • One Night in Bangkok
    • The Soviet Machine
    • Someone Else's Story
    • I Know Him So Well
  • Jersey Boys (Crewe/Gaudio)
    • Ces Soirees-La
    • The Early Years: Scrapbook esp. Silhouettes
    • Cry for Me
jun 1 2018 ∞
jun 17 2018 +
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incomplete

  • Breakfast Club, The
  • Django Unchained
  • Dunkirk
  • Get Out
  • Goodnight, Mr Tom
  • Greatest Showman, The
  • Hateful Eight, The
  • Heathers
  • Incredibles, The
  • Inglourious Basterds
  • Jackie Brown
  • Jaws
  • Jersey Boys
  • Kill Bill Vols 1&2
  • Labyrinth
  • Les Misérables (2012)
  • Look Who's Talking
  • Madeline
  • Mary Poppins
  • Matilda
dec 27 2017 ∞
may 21 2018 +
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  • books
    • The Story of the Jews by Simon Schama
    • The Travelling Cat Chronicles by Hiro Arikawa
    • Rumi's Little Book of Life
    • 100+ year old copy of (The Hunchback of) Notre-Dame by Victor Hugo
  • Star Wars / Starbucks Coffee mug
  • an entire new laptop (CEX)
  • Borgen series 1 and 2 on blu-ray (CEX)
  • Chess in Concert on dvd (CEX)
may 8 2018 ∞
jun 4 2018 +
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  • 10 Things I Hate About You
  • The Addams Family
  • The Aristocats
  • Beetlejuice
  • Breakfast at Tiffany's
  • Cool Runnings
  • The Death of Stalin
  • Dirty Dancing
  • Ghost
  • The Goonies
  • Grease
  • Guardians of the Galaxy (series)
  • Isle of Dogs
  • Mamma Mia!
  • Mermaids
  • Mulan
  • The Princess Bride
  • Pulp Fiction
  • Reservoir Dogs
  • Star Wars original trilogy
  • T2: Trainspotting
nov 29 2015 ∞
jun 17 2018 +