It’s so funny, you go to acting school thinking you’re going to learn how to be other people, but really it taught me how to be myself. Because it’s in understanding yourself deeply that you can lend yourself to another person’s circumstances and another person’s experience.
do you ever just all of a sudden feel really alone
The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1975)
Notice how Shan Yu doesn’t even question it or make a comment about “BUT YOU’RE A GIRL” he just instantly goes into a “I’LL TEACH YOU TO KILL MY MEN AND STEAL MY VICTORY” rage and I think about this a lot sometimes
This is an accidental case of truth in fiction. While Disney’s bastardization of the Chinese legend of Hua Mulan generally follows the racist Western stereotype of Mongols as merciless, rampaging barbarians, the reality was that the Mongols were a far less sexist culture than the Chinese. Within Mongol culture, it was perfectly normal for a woman to be a warrior; the Mongols trained children of both genders in the art of warfare, and riding to war with the army was based on skill rather than gender.
The Mongol Empire was in fact the largest land empire in human history, and brought with it a period of unparalleled peace and prosperity, particularly in terms of transcontinental trade.
this is a ladies appreciation blog [12/?]
→ Freema Agyeman
"Kira, you forgot all the research you did for that boy you like."
a brief summary of teen wolf
be the innocent flower but be the serpent under it