“Your voice sounds completely different in different languages. It alters your personality somehow. I don’t think people get the same feeling from you. The rhythm changes. Because the rhythm of the language is different, it changes your inner rhythm and that changes how you process everything.
When I hear myself speak French, I look at myself differently. Certain aspects will feel closer to the way I feel or the way I am and others won’t. I like that—to tour different sides of yourself. I often find when looking at people who are comfortable in many languages, they’re more comfortable talking about emotional stuff in a certain language or political stuff in another and that’s really interesting, how people relate to those languages.”
In case you weren’t aware, these two have been best friends irl for 6 years and went to Julliard together.
I was not aware. That is awesome!
SOMEONE has made me promise to not watch OitNB without her, so I’ve only seen episode 1 (which was a complete fuckin waste of an episode, ugh Piper no one likes you) but I seriously can’t wait to see more of these two.
A group called Connecticut Working Mom’s has put together an AMAZING photo spread called “Lets End The Mommy Wars”. The photo shoot was about embracing their different parenting choices.
“Let’s end the mommy wars, once and for all, by tapping into our compassion and letting go of our judgments. Cause seriously people, the world needs more love and less judgment.”
Check them out on Facebook!
Nice idea. Wish they could have included some darker skinned people.
And with that commentary NOW I’ll reblog it.