Eight Years Into the Future...
'Bachelorette' - Bjork
So, I’ve been living above the crepe restaurant where I am deputy manager for about a month. It was a good move. I have a large - nay, MASSIVE - studio apartment dating from the Tudor period with a vast brick fireplace and all the food I want, no rent and plenty of time to write and, wonderfully, access to a man who’ll sell me cannabis. I live in the centre of the city and my window looks out onto the busy street of Holywell Hill and on to the Cathedral whose bells come to me as a great comfort.
During my time here, I’ve also popped back to WSM a couple of times (I’ll be going again soon for the school bonfire night); I’ve been to Johnny’s where I had flu (this, in King’s Lynn) but also much fun; dropped the connection with Janie; spoken to Lili over the phone and been continually in love with her (she told me that Tigger had ripped her neck open but is better now; she also told me that she might move to Boston or Washington State and stay in the US for at least 10 years; god, I love her); I’ve been into DOCTOR WHO a fair bit and realise I now own pretty much every TV story you can get hold of; I’ve stayed at Flash’s; been drinking in Soho with both Flash and Johnny; I had Flash over on Monday night, stoned and in love – really good mates; done loads of writing on my novel; and I’ve been listening to lots of music and generally feeling good. But also scared; that this stability might end. Betty and Freddie almost split up too, which was shit. Whatever next, eh?
'Barry' - GusGus
'Barry' - GusGus
Kiss me, my love. Come and kiss away the pain.
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