July 14th, 2010
|11:47 pm - I'm pretty certain there a lot of tangents in this post that made more sense in my head|
That ended up being surprisingly interesting for a day in which I was just expected to go into the city and then back home after lunch.
Anyways, someone on melbournemaniac was selling a whole bunch of manga second-hand very cheap, so I went and bought some stuff. Which meant I ended up going into the CBD to pick up a pile of volumes of Tsubasa Reservoir Chronicle. Yays for pretty CLAMP art!
Of course on the way in it was really freaking windy- when I was crossing the road, my poor hat got blown off and almost got run over. Fortunately the car stopped before that unmitigated tragedy could occur. I mean, that was the original hat. Luck was obviously on my side today.
But yeah, picked up my bag o'manga, had Hare Krishna food for lunch (Speaking of which, I have to wonder just how old I actually look. No-one ever asks for ID when I buy drinks, but people still assume I am a student just by looking at me.), bought a few bits and pieces that I missed the other day when things closed.
Oh, and got a couple of cheap summer dresses from the Designer Incubator. I figure I'll probably need them over in the states with their heat-wave or whatever.
And then I got a haircut. Which I probably didn't desperately need just yet, but I think I want my hair to look nice when I'm travelling
And now I am tired. How can just wandering around the city buying things be so tiring?
Here, have some Doctor Who wank as a refreshing treat.
Incidentally, does anyone remember an article a while back - not on LJ, but linked to me from LJ (maybe Firefox News?) - that was all about how two people can watch the same show but be seeing, basically, two entirely different shows? Something like that, anyway. It's not for anything serious, I just kind of want to reread it, and maybe keep the link handy.
Current Mood: tired
X - is that the one that's been on hiatus forever? I'm sort of hesitant about trying out something that won't ever get finished.
Yeah, And it ends with one hell of a cliffhanger too. The anime ends it and so does the terrible movie (differently too which makes things worse), but apparently that's not the true end. Typical CLAMP. They even left Vampire Twins Kamui & Subaru/Hunter Fuuma & Seishiro's tale un-ended too *shakes fist* I'm secretly hoping they'll finish it off one day :D It's just so pretty!
Oh lovely, the endless cliffhanger unending.
People wanting that finished seems to be a pretty popular opinion, from what I hear.