i had a surprisingly good week in košice. it was kinda intended as a buffer week between the mountains and meeting my friend zita in budapest. i worried that there wouldn’t be much to do because of the relatively small old town, and admittedly i had to do a LOT of research and digging, but i found some really cool places. i also used the extra spare time ive had to apply to a ton of internships to places that are and aren’t looking for interns lol. it was mentally exhausting but im glad ive done it :)
im in budapest now! i already love it here
l8r allig8rs xx
“Trust your training and do all the workouts but most importantly, trust yourself. You can do it. It’s a mental sport and you need to break out of those shackles that are holding you back from being the runner you want to be. You have the power, you have the form, you have the heart now all you need to do is set yourself free.”
Inaugural Gowns From Edith Roosevelt to Michelle Obama: A Fashion Analysis
I feel very scared, and very sad about the impending Trump presidency. I don’t know how to respond to it, or what I should be saying. This, and motherhood, are my only realities right now, and it is a very sad situation. Mostly sad for the state of this blog, which is becoming fucking boring and repetitive.
I thought a lot about a post I could write that would respond to tomorrow’s inauguration. In truth, I didn’t want to spend a lot of time on it because when the baby is not awake, I have an hour to myself before I have to go to sleep. I chose a blog post over a shower tonight, and I’m honestly not sure that’s the right decision.
I was going to do a fashion analysis of Michelle Obama’s best looks, but Jesus, I’d need someone to pay me money to do that kind of image research. I was going to do a fashion analysis of Melania Trump next because there are far fewer pictures of her. Also, I don’t hold anything against her, she’s just a girl from Slovakia looking for a rich husband – which girl from Slovakia couldn’t say the same? I know she’s from Slovenia, what’s the difference.
When I sat down tonight, and thought, what is the laziest possible option on the eve of an impending national nightmare, I thought, “Oh, I could do a fashion analysis of inaugural gowns.” So here they are, chronologically since Edith Roosevelt, the wife of Teddy.
Theodore Roosevelt doesn’t look so fat here, but I think he got super fat later.
This was his second wife, she was hot.
Oh maybe it was Taft who was the fattie.
Helen Taft looks like she got attacked by birds in her inaugural gown. Either that or her husband sat on her.
Oh the latter, definitely the latter.
Woodrow Wilson’s inauguration looks like Trump’s current day cabinet picks plus the gigolo they hired to take care of Sonny Perdue at the afterparty.
The one in the military uniform, duh.
Yo, who knew Woodrow Wilson was a cradle robber? His wife Edith was very young when he married her. I can’t find a picture of her until Kennedy’s inauguration.
Daj mi ešte jeden deň, jeden deň s tebou
a ja za svitu jasných hviezd obklopím ťa nehou.
Cítim tvoju mäkkú dlaň, ako k mojej sa blíži ;
sľubujem že kým si so mnou nikto ti viac neublíži.
Celý svet dnes zavrel oči, táto noc je len naša.
Trpká vôňa mocnej lásky vôkol nás sa vznáša.
Chcem ešte raz cítiť váhu tvojho tela na mojom;
a po zvyšok života zaspávať budem s pokojom.
Zlatko, teraz už len zavri oči, vnímaj ako naše pery splinú;
nikdy by mi nenapadlo že milovať by si mohla inú.
Dnes jedna druhej dáme všetko čo mohli by sme ešte dať,
no východ slnka donúti nás uvidieť to umierať.
Pozeráme na nebo ty plačeš, ja kričím,
povedz prečo sa náš sen tak veľmi rýchlo zničil…
Daj mi ešte zopár chvíľ a ja donútim ťa uveriť,
že aj keď mám srdce zlomené, len pre teba bude navždy biť.