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I’m not a numbers gal. I’ve been very direct about my age, never skittish or apologetic. I see things stiffening and sagging. Because of that, I think it’s absolutely crucial to keep everything else flexible and open, which is your mind and heart.

Happy 43rd Birthday, Vera Ann Farmiga! {August 6, 1973}

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Swinton says, “My fondest impression of him is as a new husband besotted by his girl, and a new father enchanted by his boy.” She doesn’t worry that fame will spoil him: “I think he knows that he wants—and has—a life first and foremost, that his life suits and nourishes him and that it makes the world go round.” (x)