Wednesday, January 2, 2013


Well, it happened.

I'm obsessed with Les Miserables.

I was dead set against it.

But this is what I wrote my sister:
"I realized that I have resisted Les Miserables
because I feel like EVERYONE likes it.
And you know how I feel about musicals.
And I feel like people who like it
tend to think they're somethin special.

But I watched the trailer,
and I started tearing up when I saw the dirty French children
running through the streets.

How could I NOT love it?

I mean, I love France,
and revolutions,
and the common man fighting for his place in the world.

I need to be more humble."

And I saw the movie,
and those French revolutionaries did me right in.

Not to mention the themes of sacrifice,
justice and mercy,
and love.

Lesson in humility.

There's no going back.

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