This is exactly why I'm terrified to open up to people. What if they don't care about me as much as I thought they did? This happened to me with a friend, actually a "best friend" =P anyway, once I get a boyfriend and we get serious or whatever he's going to HAVE to show me exactly how much he cares about me before I feel confident enough to open up to him
My Male BFF & I have had this conversation so many times - all the ways that Men are pressured to Conform. It does them as much harm - AND it rebounds on how they perceive & treat Women: a nasty vicious circle we're All trapped in until we start to THINK DIFFERENTLY & ACT ACCORDINGLY. In essence it is very simple: start treating other people, everyone you encounter, with The Same Respect that you want for yourself. 'Do As You Would Be Done By'. It would Change The World !
I re-posted this because I really want to learn this language...for me and for my love... Learning Swedish this is how you pronounce the alphabet. All the vowels are long, so A is pronounced Aaah and B is pronounced Beh, C is Seh and so on.
Taming the Dragon: My 3-Month Welsh Language Learning Update
Welcome to my first progress report on my own language study. It's pretty comprehensive and longer than my usual blog articles, so I figured we'll just jump in! First of all, let me give you a quick impression of how the past 3 months have gone: * I've been spending 1-3 hours per week on my Welsh studies, sometimes a little more and sometimes a little less * I've been combining a good bunch of resources and several people who talked to me in Welsh * I'm feeling…