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grawk [Apr. 28th, 2009|07:36 pm]
The American Caliban
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jonathan livingston asshole

Seagulls, as you know, never falter, never stall. To stall in the 
air is for them disgrace and it is dishonour. 
 But Jonathan Livingston Seagull, unashamed, stretching his 
wings again in that trembling hard curve - slowing, slowing, 
and stalling once more - was no ordinary bird.

[User Picture]From: springheel_jack
2009-04-29 02:41 am (UTC)
That happened to me once. I mean, I wasn't climbing the Eiger or whatever the fuck that guy is doing, but mobbed by seagulls who wanted me dead, yeah. They're complete assholes very protective of their nests.
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[User Picture]From: substitute
2009-04-29 02:45 am (UTC)
I had to fight them for my lunch in schools growing up. Including the earlier times, when they were a substantial fraction of my size.
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[User Picture]From: kerebearus
2009-04-29 03:07 am (UTC)
This is my nightmare.
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[User Picture]From: substitute
2009-04-29 03:08 am (UTC)
Oh shit, sorry! Should have put it behind a cut for you.

I still vividly remember that shot Lisa got of you cowering from Bird Lady's Bird on the patio.
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[User Picture]From: vanbeast
2009-04-29 05:01 am (UTC)
jesus christ it's a seagull get in the car
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[User Picture]From: jpallan
2009-04-29 05:30 am (UTC)
She loooks at her as if to say
The day is done
It's time to find their shelter

Hidden in the dunes

And fall asleep the
Music of the moon
You and me

Lesbian seagull, O fly with me lesbian seagull

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