oh my god i’m fucking sick of this generation’s mentality that your sadness is beautiful and somebody will fix you and all this fucking john green shit nobody will find you in a bookstore reading bukowski and want to lie with you and nobody will kiss your scars and you will not be like effie and freddie you’ve got to be your own fucking hero and surround yourself with positivity
Even as he was dying, Mercury threw himself into his majestic, operatic singing. Queen’s Brian May recalls that Mercury could hardly walk when the band recorded "The Show Must Go On" in 1990. "I said, ‘Fred, I don’t know if this is going to be possible to sing,’ " May says. "And he went, ‘I’ll fucking do it, darling’ — vodka down — and went in and killed it, completely lacerated that vocal.
So today I bought Patti LuPone Live! a cd recorded at an LA concert in 1993.
In the first track, she talks about how she’s leaving LA to do Sunset Boulevard “In London and New York” and she just sounds so excited and hopeful that I shouted at the computer “DON’T DO IT PATTI!” completely forgetting that it was recorded 20 years ago.