If you have a desire to read about the life of someone you don’t know, no matter who they are or how interested you are in the place they grew up, you may enjoy this. I just happen to prefer books that are well-written.
“We live in a vulnerable world, and one of the ways we deal with it is we numb vulnerability. Problem is, you cannot selectively numb emotion.” — Brené Brown
Thank you for letting me be myself no matter what.
Can’t we let Rory be the bad girl for like a sec? She’s clearly going through some things.
Bring up politics often and tactfully. Involve a diversity of opinions in your action group. Make a pact to engage with Trump supporters and report to each other about how the conversations go.
In Rory’s story, Amy hit a nerve by tapping into one of my greatest fears as a devoted parent: Is it possible to provide your kids with too much comfort, engender too much confidence?
The events of Charlottesville have shown us all something, and that something is that Nazism is alive and well, right here in our home. Never mind the fact that World War II ended over 70 years ago and that millions of minorities were killed in one of the largest genocides in human history. The embers of that fire of hate and death never really went out, and fuel has been slowly poured on it ever since. It’s just now that we are noticing the embers have turned into a blaze.
I had nothing at the hospital. I didn’t get any sleep all night. I sat by the window alone and saw the sunrise in the morning. My nerves were racing and my anxiety was terribly high.
University of California – Los Angeles
You say things like “I don’t know anything about Middle America”.
“So after all these years, when I heard about the revival on Netflix, I was beyond excited. I’m going to have Lorelai and Rory back in my life! The perfect mother-daughter pair! But returning as an older, (slightly) more mature adult, I noticed some things that had never stuck out to me before.”