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Hamilton Explained: Cabinet Battle #1 (As Kanye Rant Tweets)

Originally posted on Cookies + Sangria:
Welcome back to Hamilton Explained! It’s been a minute. When the Hamilton soundtrack was released all of these historical and musical references were jumping out at me and I wanted to start unpacking some of them here. I wasn’t counting on a whole community of people doing this very thing over at Genius. Instead of duplicating the efforts from Genius (check out their annotations if you haven’t!) here’s Cabinet Battle #1, explained through tweets from Kanye West’s epic January 27, 2016 against Wiz Khalifa. WASHINGTON: Ladies and gentlemen, you coulda been anywhere in the world tonight, but you’re here with us in New York City. Are you ready for a cabinet meeting??? The issue on the table: Secretary Hamilton’s plan to assume state debt and establish a national bank. Secretary Jefferson, you have the floor, sir JEFFERSON: ‘Life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness.’ We fought for these ideals; we shouldn’t settle for less These are wise words, enterprising men quote ‘em Don’t act surprised, you guys, cuz I wrote ‘em 8th I…

Escape: Port Fairy, Australia

 We have been lucky enough to spend another beautiful weekend in the gorgeous town of Port Fairy in Australia. This picture was snapped at East Beach after a two hour walk along the coastline, the pretty spring flowers were in full bloom and the ocean was so calm and inviting. For more details on the town including where to eat and where to stay see our previous Port Fairy post. Happy Sunday x View original post

Better Than a Dream. 

Originally posted on Of life she writes.:
I dreamt I didn’t know you.? My heart hurt.? Because the real me knew that I do know you.? That I more than know you.? That I love you.? The awake me knows what you like for breakfast.? That you love the peanut butter cookies from subway (warmed up for 20 seconds)? That you love bacon and cheese on your burgers and that you don’t like the fake tres leches cake that they sell at the bakeries.? Your love of pizza is like the same as mine and I love our restaurant “research” to find the best pizza places. The sleeping me knew that the awake me knew you.? And she hurt.? She hurt so bad that you weren’t there.? Somethin g was missing.? It was you.? She was sad and she moped around with the old version of herself. The version she hated. The version that nobody liked.? She was the version of herself that she hated and that she worked so hard to get rid of.…