‘Think about me every now and then, old friend.’
- John Lennon to Paul McCartney (last words to him)
‘When we were kids we always used to say, ‘Okay, whoever dies first, gets a message through.’
When John died, I thought, ‘Well maybe we’ll get a message,’ because I know he knew the deal.
I haven’t had a message from John.’
- Paul McCartney on John Lennon’s death.
I dreamed a dream in time gone by, when grades were high and fucks worth giving. I dreamed no test would make me cry, I dreamed that curves would be forgiving. Then I was young and unprepared, and A’s were made and used and wasted. There were no extensions to be begged, no nights unslept, no effort wasted. But the finals come at last, with their laughter soft as thunder, as they tear your grades apart, as they turn your dream to shame.
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