“I don’t know if I will have the time to write any more letters because I might be too busy trying to participate.
So if this does end up being the last letter, I just want you to know that I was in a bad place before I started high school. And you helped me. Even if you didn’t know what I was talking about or know someone that’s gone through it, you made me feel not alone.
Because I know there are people who say all these things don’t happen. And there are people who forget what it’s like to be 16 when they turn 17, and know that these will all be stories someday, and our pictures will become old photographs. We’ll all becomes somebody’s mom or dad.
But right now, these moments are not stories. This is happening. I am here and I am looking at her. And she is so beautiful. I can see it. This one moment when you know you’re not a sad story. You are alive. And you stand up and see the lights on the buildings and everything that makes you wonder. And you’re listening to that song on that drive with the people you love most in this world.
And in this moment, I swear…We are infinite.”
i really have no idea what this has to do with survival skills
Actually she has identifying which plants and berries are poisonous. She was quizzing herself. It’s foreshadowing because she later dies from eating poisonous berries; in the book, it’s seen as a foolish mistake, but because of this scene, it has implications of suicide.
-1 can root beer, cold
-2 shots or more of Jack Daniel’s*
-1 big scoop of vanilla ice cream
- In a mug, pour shots of JD whiskey.
- Add in root beer and stir for 5 seconds.
- Top with vanilla ice cream. Serve immediately.
*Adjust the amount of alcohol depending on how much of a hit you want to achieve.
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i need more work appropriate skirts
i’m probably not making the smartest decision with this one. yet i’m gonna go ahead and do it.