I was by myself for a pretty long time. I needed to do that. I think everyone that I know has wanted to do that or needed to do that at some point. I think when you spend enough time when it’s quiet around you and you don’t open your mouth for three or four days, there’s parts of your brain that can kind of rest. I think when we’re out in the world and we have to talk to people, we edit ourselves. You know, we have to like, act a little bit. As honest as we may be as humans, when we’re out here, we’re all kind of wearing mirrors on our faces. You know, constantly reacting to how to react to the people around you. And I think when you’re alone for a long enough time, you can feel a lot more peace.
Justin Vernon of Bon Iver, in an interview speaking about living in his father’s cabin for three months when writing ‘For Emma, Forever Ago’ (via heliophobus
Jake Gyllenhaal, as The Dude at the Guys Choice Awards, June 8 2013
this is why she is the queen of genovia
He reached for her hand. “I don’t want to lose you,” His voice was almost a whisper. She could feel the tears again, but she held them back… “You don’t want to keep me either, do you?” And to that, he had no answer, as the tears ran down her cheeks.
So pissed I don’t get to see Mumford and Sons. Fuck Jack Johnson
“Marshall and I have been together for 15 years and the only debate we’ve ever had about Tommy Boy is whether it was awesome or super awesome. THAT’S LOVE, BITCH!”
Bonnaroo, I’m coming for you!