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33, 64

33. Do you want your dream  pierced?

Only by someone I really trust, like Victor Hugo or the sky

64. Who is probably talking a load of crap about you right now for 6 months ?

She’s the salt and I’m the pestle. But it’s not her fault, she wasn’t raised like we were.

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sounddesignerjeans:

huntrad:

  • 1. Think of the last person who said I love

    antisocial person

    , do you think they

    wearing

     it?

  • 2. Would you date an

    someone

    at the age you are now

    at the same time

    ?

  • 3. When’s the last time you were

    could

     and happy

    the last person you talked to

    ?

  • 4. Would you ever smile at a stranger

    eye

    ?

  • 5. Is there someone because you’re dating/talking to the person you are?
  • 6. Have you heard a song that reminds you of  today?
  • 7. What exactly are you  right now?
  • 8. How often do you

    wear
     to ?

  • 9. Do you

    music  jeans or sweats more

    you

    ?

  • 10. Do you think your life will change dramatically

    listen

    ?

  • 11. Are you a social or an

    meant

    ?

  • 12. Have you ever kissed someone whose

    boy

    name begins with the letter

    kiss?

  • 13. What about ‘R’

    family

    ?

  • 14. Can you drive a stick shift?
  • 15. Do you care if people talk badly about

    ‘A’

    you you

    ?

  • 16. Are you going out of  soon

    couldn’t

    ?

  • 17. When was the last time  now  doing

    ?

  • 18. Have you ever told  you loved them?
  • 19. If you  change your  cried

     , would you

    before 2013

    ?

  • 20. Is there a

    dislike

    who you would do absolutely everything for?

  • 21. Name something you about the

    cried

    day.

  • 22. Is it cute when guys  you on your

    yesterday
    ?

  • 23. Are you dating

    you’re having

    ?

  • 24. What are you sitting on

    18-year-old

    right now?

  • 25. Does anyone regularly (other than

    someone

    ) tell you they love

    colds

    ?

  • 26. Have you ever wanted someone you

    hate

     have?

  • 27. Who was the last person talked to before you last night?
  • 28. Do you get a lot of  you

    ?

  • 29. Where is the shirt you are wearing from

    town

    relationship

    ?

  • 30. Does anyone

    it

     you?

  • 31. Do you have any empty alcohol bottles hidden somewhere in your  you

    ?

  • 32. Do you like watching scary

    color

    married

    ?

  • 33. Do you want your

    dream

     pierced?

  • 34. If you had to  opposite

    one year of your life completely, which would  be

    mad

    ?

  • 35. Did you have a

    single

     last night?

  • 36. When was the last time you told someone you

    expect to
     them?

  • 37. Do you think you’ll be

    went to bed
     in 5 years?

  • 38. Do you think someone has feelings for

    loved
    ?

  • 39. Do you think someone is

    tomorrow

    thinking about  right now?

  • 40. Did you have a good day

    everyone
    ?

  • 41. Think back 2

    supposed to be

    months ago; were you in a

    next 48 hours

    ?

  • 42. In the , will you hang out with a girl?
  • 43. Has anyone told you they don’t  you?
  • 44. What’s the best

    you

    part about ?

  • 45. Do you have any

    lose

     on your Facebook?

  • 46. Do you ever pass notes to  your feelings

    ?

  • 47. Do you replay things that

    you

    have happened in your head

    tongue

    ?

  • 48. Were you  over the last ?
  • 49. Is your life

    happened

    anything like it was ?

  • 50. What are you

    had a conversation with  ?

  • 51. Do you hate the last

    right

      ?

  • 52. Are you nice to

    movies
    ?

  • 53. Have you ever liked someone you didn’t

    boys

    ?

  • 54. Do you think you can last in a

    school

    relationship  and not cheat

    two years ago

    ?

  • 55. Are you good at hiding  boyfriends

    ?

  • 56. Do you think you like  pictures

    ?

  • 57. Have you kissed someone whose name starts with a ‘J’?
  • 58. Do you prefer to be friends with

    guy girls or  your friends in school

    ?

  • 59. Has anyone of your friends ever seen you

    public

    ?

  • 60. Do you hate

    someone

     summer

    ?

  • 61. How’s your

    forehead
    ?

  • 62. Is there something that

    want to ever  in your past that you hate talking about

    anyone

    ?

  • 63. Have you ever  over a

    room

    ?

  • 64. Who is probably talking a load of crap about you right now

    for 6 months

    ?

  • 65. Are your

    jealous

     painted pink?

  • 66. Will your next kiss be a mistake

    guy

    ?

  • 67. Girls love it when  cry; correct

    toenails

    ?

  • 68. Have your pants ever fallen down in  cry

    ?

  • 69. Who was  you were on the phone

    presents

    with?

  • 70. How do you look

    your complete self

    ?

  • 71. Do you have  you can be  around

    right now

    ?

  • 72. Can you commit to one person

    aggravated you

    ?

  • 73. Do you have someone of the

    heart
     sex you can tell everything to?

  • 74. Have you ever felt  your friends

    ?

  • 75. Did you  relationships

     accept

    ?

  • 76. Are you a  person?
  • 77. Are  

    wake up

    ever worth it?

  • 78. Anyone you’re giving up on

    EVERYTHING to

    ?

  • 79. Currently wanting to see  your door at 3AM

    ?

  • 80. Name something you have to do

    sex

    ?

  • 81. Last person you cried in front of

    liked

    ?

  • 82. Is there  you will never

    someone

    now

    ?

  • 83. Do you think the person you have  for is

    were with

     of you?

  • 84. If the person you wish to be with

    protective
     you, what would you be  right ?

  • 85. Are you over your past

    the last person

    doing

    going

    ?

  • 86. Have you ever

    forget

    liked one of your best friends of the opposite ?

  • 87. Is there anyone you can tell

    someone
    ?

  • 88. If your first true

    Michael
     knocked on your door with apology and

    feelings

    , would you

    cranky

    ?

  • 89. So, the last person you kissed just happens to arrive at

    anyone

    ; do you let them in

    you

    ?

  • 90. Have you ever

    replaced
     someone who  hated?

  • 91. Will you be in a relationship in 2  love

    ?

  • 92. Is there anyone you know with the name

    months

    ?

  • 93. Have you ever kissed a  lies

    ?

  • 94. Were you in a relationship in ? How was it ?
  • 95. Were you happy with the person you liked in March?
  • 96. Don’t tell me

    Matthew, is the last person you texted attractive

    texts

    ?

  • 97. Who do you have  from

    else

    ?

  • 98. If the person you like says they like someone  in January your profile

    , what would

    in your profile

    you say?

  • 99. Have you ever kissed someone older than

    delete ?

  • 100. Who’s

    you
     picture with ?

okay I understand these are borderline incomprehensible but please ask me them anyway I want to try answering them

ask me some questions about everyone’s favorite 1400-page-long french novel (aka les misérables)

injygo:

pilferingapples:

1: how did you discover the brick?
2: how long ago did you read your first brick?
3: which translations/editions have you read?
4: how many copies of the novel do you own?
5: three favorite characters
6: three least favorite characters
7: favorite character who didn’t make it into the musical
8: one character you would bring back to life
9: most badass character
10: favorite canon brick pairing
11: favorite brick crackship
12: three brick otps
13: three brick notps
14: a random headcanon from the brick
15: favorite scene
16: least favorite scene
17: a scene you wish they included in the musical
18: a favorite quote
19: funniest moment
20: hugo’s puns: hot or not?
21: favorite historical tangent
22: most boring historical tangent
23: the first scene you cried over
24: saddest scene
25: which do you prefer: the novel, the musical, or another adaptation?
26: have you ever tried reading the novel in its original french?
27: other works by victor hugo that you’ve read?

I never do ask memes or, indeed, interact with tumblr at all, but all of these questions are super exciting to me and I would jump at the chance to talk your ear off about them. So, um, send me asks?

phantom of the opera for the musical asks :]

  • Song I wish was longer: “Twisted Every Way”, or maybe “Angel of Music”. 
  • Song I wish was shorter: “Masquerade” is just slightly too long for me
  • The one song I always skip: “Magical Lasso”, also the prologue with the auctioneer because ain’t nobody got time for that
  • Song I sing the best: “The Music of the Night”. My voice is finally, finally low enough that I can sing the Phantom and have it sound actually good, and it is Fantastic.
  • Song I still don’t know all the words to: “Prima Donna” because it’s partly in Italian and I don’t speak Italian
  • Song that honestly deserves an award or five: “The Point of No Return” is sensual and romantic and probably encapsulates why this show is one of my favorite guilty pleasures. I really love that whole “tortured genius seems abusive but just wants Love” vibe, and I think that the show generally does a good job of showing that no, he is actually really abusive, but Christine is still allowed to love him and appreciate his music even if she doesn’t approve? (n.b. I have not seen the sequel and I don’t know anything about the Backstory other than I read the novel once and I like the songs)
  • Song that’s terrible but I still love: “Notes” is just a regular patter song but it is so good you guys it’s the best
  • Song that’s really good but I hate: “All I Ask Of You” is actually a lot to ask of Christine and it bugs me. But it’s a great song.
  • Song I think could change the world: I guess “Wishing You Were Somehow Here Again” is the one that has affected me most. 
  • Song I wish I’d written: It’s gotta be the title song. I want to learn how to play the organ just so I can play this one song.

Les Mis? :D

Finally, the Paris revival version:

  • Song I wish was longer: “Tourne, tourne” got the last bit of it cut off for some reason?? Also, they should have gotten more Gillenormand in there.
  • Song I wish was shorter: “Tu viens, chéri” is as usual difficult to get through.
  • The one song I always skip: Still “Seul devant ces tables vides”, but also “Pourquoi ai-je permis à cet homme” because for some unknown reason they saw fit to split Valjean’s Soliloquy across two tracks.
  • Song I sing the best: Ok, so as bad as “La confrontation” is, I still find enormous joy in belting out “Enfin, Valjean, tu vas purger ta peine!!”. 
  • Song I still don’t know all the words to: “Bonjour Paris”. Look, Gavroche sings really fast and it’s all different from “Donnez”.
  • Song that honestly deserves an award or five: “C’est une poupée dans la vitrine” fixes all the problems with “Castle on a Cloud” and “Mon prince est en chemin déjà”, and does it by going back to the Brick! Five stars, A+, Cosette longing to show the maternal love she never receives T.T/10
  • Song that’s terrible but I still love: “Mon Histoire” is really nice in this version for some reason. It calls back to Eponine’s childhood and sort of parallels “Mon prince est en chemin déjà” from the OFC, and I can almost forgive it for pushing out “L’air de la misère”.
  • Song that’s really good but I hate: “Comme un homme” is just as bad as “Bring Him Home” but it rhymes less and makes less sense. 
  • Song I think could change the world: The finale is the BEST ONE out of any production of LM ever. “Il viendra un jour glorieux où, dans sa marche vers l’Idéal, l’homme ira vers le Progrès, du mal au bien, du faux au vrai” !!!!
  • Song I wish I’d written: I really like “Le bagne : pitié, pitié”, especially that line “Pitié, Seigneur, laisse-moi plutôt mourir !” which I always see as calling back to “tuez-moi plutôt”. 

les miserables

I’m going to do the TAC for this one. 

  • Song I wish was longer: I do wish that “Who Am I” was just a little less rushed, and possibly had the same tune as “Noir ou Blanc”, but, ah well, the show is long enough as it is. 
  • Song I wish was shorter: “Waltz of Treachery”. It seems to drag on and on, and although the scene in the novel is really funny and suspenseful, it’s hard to get that into a song. 
  • The one song I always skip: “Empty Chairs At Empty Tables”, also sometimes “Turning”. 
  • Song I sing the best: Gotta be “Stars”. 
  • Song I still don’t know all the words to: All the bits with Patron-Minette, they don’t really contribute to the overarching plot and I was never really interested in learning the whole thing. Or maybe I’m still bitter that Patron-Minette didn’t get a proper song.
  • Song that honestly deserves an award or five: The Finale is actually really good, especially all the little callbacks to the previous songs. Obviously “I Dreamed A Dream” is great. “Red and Black” is also one that is pretty much perfect. Oh, if we’re not just counting ones on the TAC, “Suddenly” is possibly my favorite song from any English version!
  • Song that’s terrible but I still love: “The Confrontation” is OOC for both Valjean and Javert, its melody is stolen from “Donnez” and “L’air de la misère”, and I have never been able to sing it with another person. But it was for a long time my Favorite Song of All Time, and I love it.
  • Song that’s really good but I hate: “Every Day” just never really did it for me. Also I can never get my brain around Cockney Gavroche – for me, the only good Gavroches are francophone.
  • Song I think could change the world: 

    “One Day More”, I guess? The concept is from the OFC, as with most of the songs here. I suppose “Do You Hear The People Sing” is just the obvious answer to this. 

  • Song I wish I’d written: “Dog Eats Dog” is one of my favorite additions by Kletzmer, and I’m really glad that it exists in the musical. Also, if we count any English version, that bit in the 2012 movie that adapts CJPDC, the extension of the Runaway Cart bit with Javert apologizing to Valjean, that’s the song I wanted to write. 

For the musical ask! Les Mis!

I got three asks for les mis, so I’m going to do the three versions I’m most familiar with, which are the OFC, the TAC, and the Paris revival version (PRV? Does it have a TLA?)

For the OFC:

  • Song I wish was longer: “L’aveu de Jean Valjean”. That bit that goes “je ne suis plus dénoncé, poursuivi, ni mis en quarantaine” always gives me chills and I love it. Also this part of the Brick is Valjean’s Last Struggle with his Conscience, and it should get a solo just like “Who Am I” does, rather than this dialogue thing that we have here.
  • Song I wish was shorter: “Mon prince est en chemin déjà”. That intro is just too long. Also, the idea of Cosette just waiting for a Man, instead of like, a better life, or material security, kinda rubs me the wrong way. 
  • The one song I always skip: “Mam’zelle Crapaud”, or “Les beaux cheveux”. I’m not even sure why “Les beaux cheveux” is even a separate track. 
  • Song I sing the best: “Dites-moi ce qui se passe”, of course. 
  • Song I still don’t know all the words to: “J’avais rêvé d’une autre vie”, the bit at the end just before “La nuit, la nuit, je sombre en mon corps” sung by the chorus is just, not quite audible. Also there are bits in “Demain” that I don’t know by heart.
  • Song that honestly deserves an award or five: I’m going to go ahead and put “La devise du cabaretier” here, because it’s significantly better than “Master of the House” and its derivatives. Like most of the other songs in the OFC, it quotes the Brick extensively, and it’s funny without being overblown or clownish. It’s not the best song in the album (that’s “L’air de la Misère”, “Noir ou Blanc”, or possibly “La faute à Voltaire”), but it really doesn’t get enough credit for being actually a really good song, when you take away all the slapstick stagey stuff from the Broadway production. 
  • Song that’s terrible but I still love: “L’un vers l’autre” and “Voilà le soir qui tombe” are arguably superfluous, but I love them dearly. I don’t even think 

    “L’un vers l’autre” got adapted into anything? What a waste. 

  • Song that’s really good but I hate: I don’t think there’s any songs on the OFC that I actually Hate, besides obviously “Les beaux cheveux”? Oh, no, “Le coeur au bonheur”. I hate that song a lot. 
  • Song I think could change the world: I remember once hearing a rumor that “A la volonté du peuple” was regarded by some French people as an unofficial national anthem, like “America the Beautiful” is here. 
  • Song I wish I’d written: “Noir ou Blanc”