The average age in Boston in the early 1770s was 14. More than half the population of Boston was under 21 in the events leading up to the American Revolution.
It really puts everything into a completely different context, doesn’t it?
Sebastian Stan at Jane Eyre New York Premiere 3/9/2011
You know that thing that happens to lesbians in high school? How we strike up a really intense best friendship with a straight girl who’s really into it? And we convince ourselves that friends is good, right? Until she gets a boyfriend. We hate that poor asshole with the white-hot heat of a thousand suns. Because what’s really happening is that we’re in love with our friend.
*writes “like” on a cigarette and puts it in my mouth*
It’s a simile.