Sonder: The realization that each passerby has a life as vivid and complex as your own.
Dating Green: The eco-friendly practice of recycling, or re-dating, former boyfriends/girlfriends, regardless of whether or not it is a terrible idea.
I think I’ve finally grasped all (okay, not all, but some of) the slang terms that Aussies throw around because if they can shorten it, they will.
Even if you’re not perfect and make mistakes, that’s OK. They’ll appreciate you trying.
“Every now and then we experience emotions that defy easy description.”
So next time you are having trouble finding the motivation to do something remember it might just have something to do with the words you are using to explain it to yourself.
I have a habit of keeping for myself, souvenirs from every relationship. Not material goods, or memories, really, but words. Sentences said to me that leave a lasting image in my head.
All artists know that
every form of art is reminiscent of a time, a place, and a memory
that is held deeply in our hearts, and it is easier to share it
with the world
than it is to relive the moment it was created
Épater — to wow, to stun, to amaze!
Though this list probably won’t make you bilingual and you won’t walk away from it with enough linguistic knowledge to carry on a conversation in a non-English speaking country, it will satisfy you with interesting and potentially useless information.