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My Favorite Films of All-Time (In Alphabetical Order)

2001: A Space Odyssey
Almost Famous
Amelie
American Beauty
American Psycho
Annie Hall
Apocalypse Now
Batman Begins
Before Midnight
Before Sunrise
Before Sunset
Black Swan
Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan
Brokeback Mountain
Broken Flowers
Casino Royale
Children of Men
Citizen Kane
Dog Day Afternoon
Doubt
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
Fargo
Fight Club
Full Metal Jacket
Good Will Hunting
Her
Hot Fuzz
In Bruges
In the Loop
Inception
Inglourious Basterds
Lawrence of Arabia
Lost in Translation
Magnolia
Memento
Mulholland Dr.
Oldboy
Pierot le Fou
Psycho
Pulp Fiction
Raiders of the Lost Ark
Schindler’s List
Solaris
Star Wars
Star Wars: Episode V – Empire Strikes Back
The Big Lebowski
The Dark Knight
The Elephant Man
The Exorcist
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
The Godfather: Part II
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
The Shining
The Silence of the Lambs
The Social Network
The Thin Red Line
There Will Be Blood
Titanic
Trainspotting
United 93
Up in the Air
Whiplash
Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
Zodiac

Ducky: Nice day for a walk, Daddy.

Me: Yes it is.

Ducky: And yet here we stand; not walking.

Me: It’s still a walk. We’re just pausing for a picture.

Ducky: Technically that means it was a walk. Past tense.

Me:

Ducky: And while the use of the word “pause” implies a continuation of the walking in the future, there are no…

Me: Just look at the camera, please.

Ducky: Hey, look! It’s The Lady!

Me: Yes it is.

Ducky: I forgot she came out for a pause with us too.

Me: … 

Ducky: And she has a camera.

Me: Yes she does.

Ducky: I like The Lady.

Me:

Ducky: But you know what I don’t…

Me: You don’t like cameras.

Ducky: I do not like cameras. They make that bright light. Hurts my peepers.

Me: Once. Seven years ago the flash goes off once and you still can’t forget.

Ducky: Well, technically that’s only one dog year ago.

Me: That’s not how that works.

Ducky: Who’s to say?

Me: If you look at the camera for just a few seconds so she can get a picture we can get back to walking.

Ducky: We could get back to walking regardless. 

Me:

Ducky: Why is she taking the picture, anyways? Usually you reserve that adventure for just the two of us. 

Me: I asked her to take the picture so I could have a good one of us as my Daddy’s Day gift.

Ducky: It’s Daddy’s Day again? Feels like the last one was only seven and a half weeks ago.

Me:

Ducky: See, seven and a half weeks is like one seventh of a year. So for a dog…

Me: Very clever.

Ducky: Gotta admit that’s pretty good math on the fly for someone with 18 total digits trying to do math in a base ten system.

Me:

Ducky: Plus I’m a dog.

Me:

Ducky: You wanted a picture of us for Daddy’s Day?

Me: Yup.

Ducky: I’m glad you’re my Daddy, Daddy.

Me: Thanks. I’m glad I’m your Daddy, Ducky. On Daddy’s Day and every day.

Ducky: A picture to commemorate all this seems appropriate.

Me: Thanks. And then when we’re all done we’ll get back to walking. All three of us.

Ducky: Sounds good. Look out for the bright light.

Me: I love you, Ducky.

Ducky: I love you, Daddy.

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Me: I should probably get up.

Ducky: Is it dinner time?

Me: No.

Ducky:

Me:

Ducky: Need to go potty?

Me: Nope.

Ducky:

Me: We’ve just been lying here a long time.

Ducky: We’ve been lying here a long time because it is pleasant.

Me: Correct.

Ducky: At the moment it seems no less pleasant than it has been.

Me: Also true.

Ducky: So in absence of food or going potty I see no benefit to getting up. Keep scratching me.

Me: I have work I need to do for my job though.

Ducky:

Me:

Ducky: Work that is more pleasant than lying here?

Me: No.

Ducky:

Me: Work that will lead to food?

Ducky: Only when taking the long view.

Me:

Ducky: Keep scratching. When the food comes into close view, go ahead and get up.

Me: I love you, Ducky.

Ducky: I love you, Daddy.

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