Three in the morning, Dad, good citizen
stopped, waited, looked left, right.
He had been driving nine hundred miles,
had nearly a hundred more to go,
but if there was any impatience
it was only the steady growl of the engine
which could just as easily be called a purr.I chided him for stopping;
he told me our civilization is founded
on people stopping for lights at three in the morning.
Hi Alana - you don't know me but I have just googled "shard of glass found in coke can" and your details came up. My 12 year old son bought a can of coke today and found a shard of glass in his can. He had it in his mouth after drinking from the can but fortunately felt it before he swallowed it - I was interested to know if you had a response from Coca Cola following your posting on twitter - I don't have a twitter account - do you fancy appealing together! Emma from Birmingham UK — Asked by Anonymous

Hi Emma, I did reach out to Coca Cola and unfortunately since there was “no harm done,” there was nothing they would do to provide consolation for the dangerous event that occurred. Originally they offered coupons/discounts and when I said I was seeking further compensation, they said I could appeal/make an insurance claim through a lawyer (provided by them) but, like I said, it ended with nothing. So unfortunate.

#EDC preview. Last Night. (at EDC Las Vegas)

#EDC Last Night (at EDC Las Vegas)

On a boat. #magnises

Subway dancers…

My friend can jam.

You are doing better than you think you are

(via lotsawords)

I need to reblog this for myself today

(via lotsawords)

At dawn, when you have trouble getting out of bed, tell yourself: ‘I have to go to work—as a human being. What do I have to complain of, if I’m going to do what I was born for—the things I was brought into the world to do? Or is this what I was created for? To huddle under the blankets and stay warm?
 
—But it’s nicer here…
 
So you were born to feel ‘nice’? Instead of doings things and experiencing them? Don’t you see the plants, the birds, the ants and spiders and bees going about their individual tasks, putting the world in order, as best they can? And you’re not willing to do your job as a human being? Why aren’t you running to do what your nature demands? 
 
—But we have to sleep sometime…
 
Agreed. But nature set a limit on that—as it did on eating and drinking. And you’re over the limit. You’ve had more than enough of that. But not of working. There you’re still below your quota. You don’t love yourself enough. Or you’d love your nature too, and what it demands of you. People who love what they do wear themselves down doing it, they even forget to wash or eat. Do you have less respect for your own nature than the engraver does for engraving, the dancer for dance, the miser for money or the social climber for status? When they’re really possessed by what they do, they’d rather stop eating and sleeping than give up practicing their arts.
Marcus Aurelius, Meditations

Shard of Glass in Diet Coke

This happened to me today. Careful people. There needs to be a recall. And not sure if a lawsuit also…

See the size of the glass below:

Happiness begins with you. Not with your relationship, your friends, or your job. But with you.
Mandy Hale (via thatkindofwoman)

These jellybeans will make you rethink how you spend your time on Earth.

My life….

My life….

Another NYC truth.

Another NYC truth.