person: my white knight

Me and my cat while I give him his pill
  • Me: come on, this wont hurt, itll just be annoying.
  • Cat: *wriggling like there's no tomorrow*
  • Me: elmer! Its a goddam tiny pill! Its smaller than your kibble stop that!
  • Cat: *continues wriggling and jabs claw in my arm*
  • me: Noooooooooo ( later) cat: *tries to beg for food and pets*
  • me: nuh uh I was trying to save you and your impale me you think I'm going to trust you again?! No you have to earn my trust *crying* I thought you loved me!!! But you betrayed me!!!
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this made me think of pyramadsong.

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Barbara Cook singing an alternate version of “My White Knight” from The Music Man during her comeback concert at Carnegie Hall, 1975.

anonymous asked:

Would My White Knight from the Music Man be a good audition piece for Fiona from Shrek The Musical? Idk if it's overdone but I'm auditioning for a small town community theatre so...

If you can put a bit of a comedic twist on it, I think it’d be great!  Definitely could be good for a show like Shrek, in terms of subject matter!

morbidlizard  asked:

I cannot conceive how anyone could call your vocabulary weird, i find it utterly fascinating and charming. It shows what a well cultured person you are, something that is quite hard not to feel drawn to. That said, i am still not foolish enough to ignore that one tiny voice at the back of my mind that is my self-preservation instinct, but still chapeau to your terminology, i could listen to you talk the whole day.

Thank you, I wish I heard such effusions more often.

In addition to thanking you, I also want to point out how perfectly your comment about being well-cultured parallels an ask I received from an anon earlier in the day: culture and intelligence are seductive. If I don’t see that in another person, why in the world should I give them my time?

You must seduce me. (You, Piki-icon’d morbidlizard, you do not need to seduce me, I am yours. That is, if you ever overcome that troublesome instinct you mentioned.)

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Barbara Cook singing “My White Knight” in the original Broadway cast recording of The Music Man, 1957.