“I don’t think Thorin’s going on any more adventures after the Battle Of The Five Armies.” — Richard Armitage, for joe.ie (via bilboo)

Anonymous: if you could have any stuffed animal in the world what would you pick? 

Uh, this is a weird and random question, but okay…

A black cat. Like the one I’ve got upstairs. Only it should have yellow eyes, really. The one I have has green eyes.


Katie Hall as Cosette in the West End

requested by anon.

 ↳ “A philosopher once asked, “Are we human because we gaze at the stars, or do we gaze at them because we are human?” Pointless, really… “Do the stars gaze back?” Now that’s a question.”

“The Christine hate needs to stop. It is sends a horrible message to attack a woman who refuses to stay with her abuser. It is not healthy. If you consider Christine’s relationship with Erik to be ideal, I strongly suggest that you examine that in yourself. I’ve seen too many girls who considered Erik to be the “perfect boyfriend,” and then sought out partners who turned out to be emotionally and physically abusive. Erik is an absolutely fascinating character, that is undeniable, but he is not someone to model a potential partner on.” — In which fdelopera eloquently shuts down Christine haters. (x)


I’ve got a degree in ass wiggling, mate.

The Full Monty (1997)


POTC MEME: [2/5 characters] » Jack Sparrow

"Better not to know which moment may be your last. Every morsel of your entire being alive to the infinite mystery of it all. Who’s to say I won’t live forever, eh? I’ve no say in it. It’s a pirate’s life for me. Savvy?


Harriet Jones - ‘Think of Me’ (with Sean Palmer as Raoul)
January 2, 2014; London
Picture courtesy of Operafantomet (as is the audio!)

Notes: The audio “hangs” a bit right at the beginning of the cadenza unfortunately, but other than that there shouldn’t be any problems.