It’s my birthday! Yes, it happened. I turned 24 today—I’m officially old, I guess. One of my dear friends pointed out to me this morning that I was no longer in my early-twenties. I either had to start being silly and saying “mid-twenties” or just call myself “old”.
But the last year has been…
Perfect. I should really try make my own 24 list and try and take some of these things onboard
protip: writing "spoilers" below a post that spoils a major plot point/plot twist in a recent film (e.g. The Amazing Spiderman 2) achieves literally nothing at all. Instead, tag your post with #spoilers or something similar so you don't RUIN THE FILM FOR ME THANK YOU
point taken anon! it was more meant to be “uhhh spoilers” since I haven’t seen it either BUT OK, will edit the tags. although how tagging #spoilers at the bottom of the post avoids this- I’m not sure
“When I was a student at Cambridge I remember an anthropology professor holding up a picture of a bone with 28 incisions carved in it. “This is often considered to be man’s first attempt at a calendar” she explained. She paused as we dutifully wrote this down. ‘My question to you is this – what man needs to mark 28 days? I would suggest to you that this is woman’s first attempt at a calendar.’