I think some people must’ve thought Achilles to be so cruel for not burying Patroclus’ body because to do so was the equivalent of keeping his soul in a state of unrest, but then I think that Achilles must’ve heard so many stories, too. He must’ve heard of how Aphrodite heard…
Disney’s making a superhero movie with a Japanese lead and a multi-racial cast set in a fictionalised multi-racial world half the human characters are women in non-sexualised costumes with completely different personalities and appearances
While I’m on the topic of hyperbikes: the Suzuki Hayabusa was made specifically to take the title of fastest bike from Honda’s Super Blackbird, and it shows in the name! Hayabusa is the Japanese word for peregrine falcon, a bird known for dive attacks in excess of 200 mph, and known to prey on blackbirds >:D
Whenever a customer has a helmet or is getting something bike related I ask what they ride. I just met a guy with a cbr1100xx.
If you don’t know, that’s the Super Blackbird, which held the record for fastest stock production motorcycle until the Hayabusa was introduced in 1999.
Life update, because I feel like typing it up:
I have a new job! I’m finished with my old job after Sunday, gonna work at a motorcycle dealership in the parts department. It’s full time work with commission, so I’ll be making a considerably higher wage.
Hopefully I’ll have a better bike within the next few months. I’m still deciding what to do with my Savage once I’ve upgraded, I’m thinking about cutting it down and making it into a bobber, just because I can.
also in the near future, I’ll be teaching my dear friend @bohemianrationalist to ride! and she’ll get a bike of her own! excited!
I wish there was some sort of blanket you could cover yourself with but it didn’t make you warm it just provided the sensation of being covered because some nights it’s just too hot for a blanket but I need something covering me so it’s a choice between boiling to death or…
“Why do police have quotas? If a doctor went around intentionally sneezing on people to get more patients, that would be seen as a travesty to their profession. But police, can sit around and wait for someone to turn on a red light or commit other mundane ‘offenses’ because they have quotas to meet. Quotas are all the proof we need that policing is not a public service vocation; it’s a business and a subsidiary of Wall Street.”—
"i came out here to have a good time and—" *eyes explode from skull, starts spewing black sludge from every orifice + melting into a disgusting goop on the pavement* meme death (who is death but for memes) shakes their head solemnly. another young life lost to the overuse of a stale meme. they stare tiredly into the horizon, awaiting their next appointment. it won’t be long. it never is.