The good things don’t always soften the bad things, but vice versa, the bad things don’t necessarily spoil the good things, and make them unimportant.
I call this gifset Golly, Do You Think Both These People Were Raised By Soldiers and Taught the Meaning of Duty and Sacrifice from a Really Young Age and Neither One of Them Thought They’d See Their Twenty-Second Birthday?
"I’ll be back when winter comes."
"I know, Hic."
"… I’ll miss ya, Mer."
"I know… I’ll miss ye, too."
Autumn Spirit Hiccup and Summer Spirit Merida, for Puddin’s BTT story—still working out costume kinks.
BONUS WIP GIF.
It's where I belonged.
I needed to do penance.
After the things I did on earth and in heaven,
I didn't deserve to be out.
Sometimes it’s okay to give yourself a pat on the back and say, ‘That was cool. That made me feel good.’
In a room sit three great men, a king, a priest, and a rich man with his gold. Between them stands a sellsword, a little man of common birth and no great mind. Each of the great ones bids him slay the other two. 'Do it,' says the king, 'for I am your lawful ruler.' 'Do it,' says the priest, 'for I command you in the names of the Gods.' 'Do it,' says the rich man, 'and all this gold shall be yours.' So tell me—who lives and who dies? Power resides where men believe it resides.
”Do I have an intimidating face? Not many men come up to me and give me one-liners.” — Natalie Dormer for GQ Magazine (x)
Yeah, this is the woman who should play Hannah in a Rat Queens movie.