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哭过的眼 看岁月 更清楚 想一个人 闪着泪光 是一种幸福 Very poignant – and fitting, I (like to) think – lines. Google Translate just absolutely butchered the Mandarin, so here goes an offhand prose rendition: eyes that remember crying see the passage of time more clearly. to be able to think of a person while blinking back tears, that … Continue reading



I have a strong suspicion this song is what made me adopt jesus christ as my swear word (phrase?) of choice recently. It feels a lot more blasphemous than just god or even christ. In any case, this was my earworm last week and I was very at ease with that subconscious choice until I took a look … Continue reading