First, there’s the moment when you think you think it. There’s the moment when you think you know it. There’s the moment when you know you know it, but can’t say it yet. And there’s the moment when you know you know it, and you can’t keep it in any longer.
Expressing Yourself in the Fandom and Having (Unpopular) Opinions: What to Expect and How Not to Be a Troll - One Fan's Detailed Guide
I just want to set this down on digital paper for a minute. Because in general, I am totally in favor of polite discussion and differing opinions. And hopefully, everyone reading this knows that by now. If you do, I’ve done my job right.
But, sometimes I think not everyone understands the concept of expressing one’s opinion in a public place, and the consequences of that. Because inevitably, someone will put something out there on their blog that is the kind of opinion that attracts attention.
Ficlet prompt from anon: Castle and Beckett go on a talk show and they ask Beckett about how she got shot and her while history in the force and she almost has a panic attack and Castle has to take her back to loft so she can calm down
castle rewatch ~ 1x07: home is where the heart stops
Joanne, listen to me. You’re going to want to play out every possible scenario in the next couple of days. If only you’d been there. If only you’d come by. If only you didn’t work late. And I’m telling you, it’s not your fault. The ones to blame are the monsters that murdered your mom. This isn’t a speech. It’s not a platitude. It’s a promise. I am going to do everything in my power to make sure that they pay for what they did.