Look, I am not okay with how the last Sookie Stackhouse novel turned out. I think I’m going to pretend it never happened.
Found out I have a wedding in three weeks and didn’t know it because my invite got lost in the mail. At 23(ish) I’m probably old to have find out where they’re registered and buy a gift and stuff, aren’t I?
Catching up on Scandal. How did nobody tell me John Barrowman was on it? I may have just screamed a little bit.
Rule No. 12631: with certain Roman around Doctor turns into unnaturally giggly and giddy Time Lord
Because I am the nerdiest nerd who ever nerded and felt the need to illustrate my point.
Lydia is awesome. The line that she can read Archaic Latin because she was bored with Classical Latin is awesome. EXCEPT. It is dumb. And it has led the show and the fandom to some dumb assumptions about Latin.
This post is going to cover two main topics. First, why the Argents’ bestiary wouldn’t have been in Archaic Latin in the first place and, second, why (if it had been in Archaic Latin) anyone who could read Classical Latin would have been able to read it anyway.
- My boss rented this mansion from Bucky’s estate. Legend has it that Bucky built his own secret chocolate room.