Tag Archives: laughter

Marcel the Shell With Shoes On

I have just discovered the Marcel the Shell With Shoes On videos, and they are the best new thing in the world today. Marcel is hilarious and just too adorable for words. Also completely unexpected (he hang-glides using a Dorito and wears a lentil as a hat). I love it. I was introduced to Marcel by a couple of friends also love the videos, so perhaps I was predisposed to enjoy them, but you should them out for yourself.  Continue reading

Laughter From Long Ago

What is your favorite sound?

To be honest, this isn’t a post about my favorite sound. My favorite sound would probably be music of some form, or maybe the sound of a particular loved one’s voice/laughter — possibly the sound of the ocean, or something like that. I don’t know if I’ve ever thought much about it.

However, this question made me think about this one person I knew in high school, way back when. I think I’ve seen her once in the past seven years (it’s funny the associations minds make), but she was fantastic. She had this really distinctive laugh — we could tell it was her from the other side of the theatre. She was so beautiful and talented and totally one of my favorite people from her year. Continue reading