House Colors

Gryffindor red is the color of lips before a kiss. It’s the color bloody noses and skinned knees, of scabs forming over knuckles. It’s the color of floor length curtains and old rugs with too much fringe. It’s the red that tinges anger, sleeps at the heart of anxiety, and escorts love. It’s the color of a dancer’s dress as she spins in front of a window. The color of melted sealing wax. It’s a robin’s chest, a roaring crowd, and the hearth within an old stone building. It’s the color of home.

Slytherin green is the color of ivy wreathing windows. It’s the color of forest leaves and crushed grass, of pebbles covered in moss. It’s the color of forgotten old paintings and favorite coats with ripped pockets. It’s the green that bathes with jealousy, mixes with fatigue, and gleams next to excitement. It’s the color of a worn quilt. The color of nails tapping in anticipation. It’s the pine tree boughs, a whisper in an ear, and the world right before it rains. It’s the color of life.

Ravenclaw blue is the color of the sky a breath after dusk. It’s the color of the ocean and morning fog, of tears slipping down a cheek. It’s the color of wide eyes and the fresh sheets on a newly made bed. It’s the blue that swirls with sadness, smiles at greed, and dances with wonder. It’s the color of a ribbon marking a page in a book. The color of a fallen feather. It’s the hiss of the wind, the howl of a wolf, and a teacup set perfectly in the center of its dish. It’s the color of hope.

Hufflepuff yellow is the color of pollen stained fingers. It’s the color of dandelions and old parchment, of an unopened locket. It’s the color of fresh pie and old bruises. It’s the yellow that takes guilt’s hand, whirls with loneliness, and links arms with joy. It’s the color of dust drifting through sunbeams. The color of broken paintbrushes. It’s the whine of a teakettle, a pair of loved socks, and a wide open window. It’s the color of light.

I’m seeing people talk about how the perceived inequality in Louis vs Harry’s promo is what’s taking support away from Harry.

The perceived inequality. 

People can’t actually be this obtuse, can they?

|| I should be writing. But today is Monday. We leave for MD on Thursday and I’ve practically deep-cleaned my apartment in anticipation. And what am I doing now that I’m not cleaning obsessively? Chainmaille. Yup. I already have a Slytherin and a Gryffindor bracelet made, so why not Ravenclaw?

Why not Zoidberg?

Apologies now, one and all. I doubt I will have brain to do much this week. We’re down to single digits and I’m LOSING FUCKING MIND!!!!!!!

anonymous asked:

I feel like Lena is going to turn evil cause she saved supergirl and killed jack but home girl has to know it's Kar

dude i’m sure you’re a great person, but i don’t want this negativity anywhere around me

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My fave moments from that scene that I felt needed to be highlighted. :)

  • Magnus’ hand getting caught in Alec’s shirt.
  • Magnus’ running his hand up Alec’s arm.
  • Magnus chasing Alec’s lips (again); Alec pressing their foreheads together.
  • Alec closing his eyes; Magnus’ smile after the kiss, and that jaw-clench. (UNF!)
  • The way Alec nuzzles his face into Magnus’ shoulder.
  • Magnus’ thumb caressing Alec’s shoulder.