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Today I was out an about downtown and being surrounded by beautiful weather and beautiful shiny new things made me hate the fact that I’m dead broke and need a job. The job issue is beginning to work out. I’ve been apply to a lot of places and today I had an interview at lululemon so hopefully that works out. However, until the job thing works out the dead broke thing will remain an issue. I don’t want to be dead broke because

a) that sucks

b) i won’t be able to eat next year and 

c) i will never be able to shop again

and when EVERYTHING that is out this spring is so painfully adorable and i want to buy it ALL it makes having no money completely and utterly unbearable. 

For example, I could probably buy absolutely everything at Urban Outfitters right now. The dresses are amazingly cute, the shirts are fab and there are so many scarves (and you know how i like scarves). Also, they have lots of great t-strap sandals out and they’re so great for summer and wow…i want to shop.

Also, there are some great skirts at the gap for this summer and there are so many colours to choose from and they’re just so frilly and fun and can be dressed up with a cute cardigan and nice flats or down with a pair of converse and an oversized shirt and scarf (like always). 

Additionally, I was in Urban Planet today randomly and there were SO MANY DRESSES THERE! It was insanity and they were so cheap! (which is excellent for a girl like me with no cash.) I’m definitely going to go back there when i have some money.

Finally, I found a store on Queen West that has the greatest shoe store ever with the moccasins i want. And they have SO MANY pairs of converse i was pretty much hyperventilating. 

Soooo I have a shopping addiction. 

In addition to Twilight. 

Speaking of vampires, i recently found this great band called Vampire Weekend (www.vampireweekend.com). They kind of remind me of a mix between the Arctic Monkeys and Bedouin Soundclash. It’s a really interesting sort of 80’s synth-rock mixed with island reggae jams. It’s really good! It’s definitely on the top of my summer playlist. 

Alright…I’m off to go continue obsessing now.

– s

 

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Before you, my life was a moonless night. Very dark, but there were stars- points of light and reason. And then you shot across my sky like a meteor. Suddenly everything was on fire, there was brilliancy, there was beauty. When you were gone, when the meteor had fallen over the horizon, everything went black. Nothing had changed, but my eyes were blinded by the light. I couldn’t see the stars anymore, and there was no more reason for anything. – Edward Cullen

If I could dream at all, it would be about you. And I’m not ashamed of it. – Edward Cullen

It makes me… anxious to be away from you. I wasn’t joking when I asked you to try not to fall in the ocean or get run over last Thursday. I was distracted all weekend, worrying about you. – Edward Cullen

Bella, I couldn’t live with myself if I ever hurt you. You don’t know how it’s tortured me. The thought of you, still, white, cold – to never see you blush scarlet again, to never see that flash of intuition in your eyes when you see through my pretenses – it would be unendurable. You are the most important thing to me now. The most important thing to me ever. – Edward Cullen

Bella, I can’t live in a world where you don’t exist. – Edward Cullen

My heart hasn’t beat in almost ninety years, but this was different. It was like my heart was gone – like I was hollow. Like I’d left everything that was inside me here with you. – Edward Cullen

I love you. I want you. Right now. – Edward Cullen

But if you ever bring her back damaged again – and I don’t care whose fault it is; I don’t care if she merely trips, or if a meteor falls out of the sky and hits her in the head – if you return her to me in less than the perfect condition that I left her in, you will be running with three legs. Do you understand that, mongrel? – Edward Cullen

Isabella Swan? I promise to love you forever – every single day of forever. Will you marry me? – Edward Cullen

 I’m sorry. I was wrong. It’s much easier to have the proper perspective when I have you safely here. I go a little berserk when I try to leave you. – Edward Cullen

Look after my heart, I’ve left it with you. – Edward Cullen

Sleep, my Bella. Dream happy dreams. You are the only one who has ever touched my heart. It will always be yours. Sleep, my only love. – Edward Cullen

 

Is anyone else swooning yet?

The Twilight Saga, although amazing and pulls a close second to my beloved Harry Potter series, is absolute cruelty to girls everywhere. It essentially ensures that every single one of us will end up an old maid because we will forever be waiting for our Edward Cullen to show up and dazzle us the way he did Bella. 

It’s not fair.

I want a boy to dazzle me and tell me he can’t be without me. I want his only concern to be of my safety. I want him to watch over me every night, just to make sure i was still with him in the morning…

I want to be his moon, his meteor in the dark sky that was his life. 

*sigh*

Stephenie Meyer…thank you for making all of your female fans eternally single. You have made our expectations of men WAY too high.

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I will forgive you, however, if you let me know where I can find myself an Edward Cullen. Just putting that out there. 🙂 

 

 

p.s. I’M FINISHED MY FIRST YEAR OF UNI! WOOOO! SUMMERTIME!

 

p.p.s. I actually have the hugest crush on Edward Cullen. I have that bubbly feeling in the pit of my stomach whenever I think of him and I feel like my heart’s in my throat. This is unhealthy. I need help.

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In one week today, at this very moment, I will be home for the summer. Home for the summer… it’s almost unbelievable. I have two more exams (religious studies and english) and then I am finished my first year of university. 

Someone please pinch me. 

With two exams coming up, however, I have been rather unproductive. Today, after waking up at 11:30, going to get breakfast/lunch at the lazy scholar and watching youtube videos for a half-hour, I decided to start reading the book I bought on wednesday while studying/starbucks hopping around Kingston… Twilight.

Five hours and 500 or so pages later I am finished Twilight and I am completely and utterly obsessed. Don`t get me wrong, i`m not as obsessed as I am with Harry or anything; no book will ever break us up. But Twilight is definitely a nice fling and I cannot wait to get New Moon and Eclipse on my hands. I have that feeling in my chest right now…the one you get when you`re in love and know that your love is so close, yet so far away…

I need to get those books. 

So clearly you can see that I`m going absolutely mental and in the process I am totally putting off studying, which is not necessarily the best idea.

Too good.

Why did I have to buy Twilight in the middle of exams?

Such a bad idea.

Except wonderful at the same time. 

 

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So I’m bored, have nothing else to talk about and was curious to see what songs come up…so yeah.. 

Step 1: Put your music player on shuffle.Step 2: Post the first line from the first 50 songs that play, no matter howembarrassing.Step 3: Bold out the songs when someone guesses both artist and trackcorrectly.*** REMIX*** Step 4: Googling is not cheating. But if you choose to Google, you can either allow yourself a 5 minute max to use it, or only use it 5 times. So it’s INTENSE.Step 5: If you like the game post your own!

1. so tomorrow there will be another number

2. we are the daughters of triton

3. oh me, baby. 

4. go, go go go go go and on the count of three

5. you asked me to write a tune

6. we don’t have to try to think the same thoughts

7. love is real, real is love

8. well i saw fireworks from the freeway

9. oh father

10. i was picked up and then dropped of in a culture counter-clockwise turned around

11. back to you, it always comes around

12. you think you’re going nowhere, when you’re walking down the street

13. i think i saw ol’ santa through my window christmas eve

14. hey pretty baby with the high heels on

15. no one mourns the wicked

16. it’s been a hard days night

17. well i was found in the transit lounge of a dirty airport town

18. oh the weather outside is frightful, but the fire is so delightful

19. i’m sitting alone on the sidelines, warming the bench for the meantime

20. hot hot, ooh we got it.

21. there are certain people you just keep coming back to

22. welcome to the real world, she said to me, condescendingly

23. with all of this i know now, everything inside of my head

24. it’s a little bit funny, this feeling inside

25. shake that thing miss, can i can

26. it’s really, too bad

27. the wife forgave the mistress, for she only entertained

28. could a body close the mind down

29. hey luna, won’t you come here for a second

30. i pull up your drive and i lay on the horn

31. look to the clock on the wall, hands hardly moving at all

32. are you scared to walk through the hallways?

33. lay down, lay down, lay your sweet lovely on the ground

34. oh, lady of the lake, please reveal to this doubting dennis that you are real

35. when you were young and your heart was an open book

36. it was 20 years ago today

37. breaking it off and settin it up

38. it’s a marshmallow world in the winter

39. shrill as a choir of children

40. carry on regarless

41. wake up, say good morning to that sleepy person lying next to you

42. oh darlin!

43. flew in from miami beach (????), didn’t get to bed last night

44. she packed my bags last night, pre-fllight

45. i like to daydream in potions, it’s such a boring class

46. wrocking around the bathroom stall cause there’s nothing else to do 

47. sweet old luscious life, celebrate your dreams when you are awake48. oh my god this hurts like hell

49. i look at you, you bite your tongue

50. every single day, i walk down the street, i hear people babyyy so sweet. 

I LOVE RENT OMG!I’m actually so obsessed. I downloaded the movie the other day because I had a craving to watch it and oh my goodness, I had forgotten how amazing it is. I’ve been listening to the music (along with other musicals such as Wicked, Spamalot, The Sound of Music, and various disney movies) non stop since last friday.I know, I’m so cool.Another thing…I had my last first year university class today! I’m finished classes for the year and now i just have 3 exams and I’m going home on the 18th! I can’t believe it! This year has gone by so soo fast. It’s insane. I just don’t want to study…*sigh*Anyway I’m off…xo Sam 

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