I have one of those big dreams that one can say to be too unrealistic, considering my circumstances. Yet I continue to hope that I would be given a chance, no matter how little the possibilities may be.
You may tell me that all the hindrances are just in my head and that nothing is impossible. That if I really wanted it, then I should just go for it. That even if I do not succeed the first time, I should just try and try again. Believe me, I would if I could. Then what is stopping you? You might ask. My height. What? Yes, my height.
One of my big dreams is to become a model. With my 5 ft height, we both know that my dreams have already been crushed even before I could even begin to reach them.
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“Date a girl who reads. Date a girl who spends her money on books instead of clothes. She has problems with closet space because she has too many books. Date a girl who has a list of books she wants to read, who has had a library card since she was twelve.
Find a girl who reads. You’ll know that she does because she will always have an unread book in her bag.She’s the one lovingly looking over the shelves in the bookstore, the one who quietly cries out when she finds the book she wants. You see the weird chick sniffing the pages of an old book in a second hand book shop? That’s the reader. They can never resist smelling the pages, especially when they are yellow. Continue reading “Date a girl who reads”
My mom, becoming a history teacher just a couple of years ago, has taken interest in buying various history books be it brand new or second-hand. Whatever the state of the book is though, I find it very informative and full of pictures just the way my mom likes it. She likes the books (if possible) to contain lots of images because it makes understanding easier and I too realize that with these, I get to visualize the event or the place itself as if I am there as well. Upon returning to my home, I saw that her collection has grown and this has caused me to start reading them. History is and will always be interesting because it tells of stories passed through the ages. And I like good stories. The factual facets of every topic does not bore too as it adds to my knowledge. It always pays to know some trivia. It makes you appear very smart especially when in conversation. Haha!