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I bought my friend an elephant for their room.
They said “Thank you.”
I said “Don’t mention it.”
Introducing the Social Intelligence Test! From what I can tell, it’s sponsored by Harvard and it’s rather interesting. The basis is you look at pictures of people going through different emotions and decide what emotion they’re feeling. The trick is, you can only see their eyes.
How well can you read people? I never thought I was good at it, but I scored rather high on this test. It was a very interesting experience! I highly recommend taking this!
23 OUT OF 36
33 out of 36.
16 out of 36.
When I say I can’t read faces, especially eyes, uh, yeah. This is what I mean.
/failure at people about 2/3 of the time.
I got 26/37. But I noticed that quite a few of the images repeat, and just picked synonyms for what I picked the last time I saw that image, and I guess I got lucky.
Oh yeah, I didn’t notice that at all.
35/36 Nice to know I’m not kidding myself when I think I can read people
- Do you prefer traditional drawing, or digital?
- How long have you been drawing?
- How many classes have you taken?
- Do you have a DeviantArt, personal website, or art blog?
- What’s your favorite thing to draw?
- What’s your least favorite thing to draw?
- How often do you use…
"Stories are, in one way or another, mirrors. We use them to explain to ourselves how the world works or how it doesn’t work. Like mirrors, stories prepare us for the day to come. They distract us from the things in the darkness."-Neil Gaiman, Smoke and Mirrors
"Your library is your portrait."-Holbrook Jackson (via writingquotes)
The hebrew title for Game of Thrones is actually translated to Games of the Throne. Because if we translated the english title literally, it would be the same as the Hebrew name for Musical Chairs.
this just in game of thrones is actually the world’s longest and deadliest game of musical chairs
well that would be pretty accurate I mean have you ever played musical chairs that shit gets violent
"Literature is the most agreeable way of ignoring life."-Fernando Pessoa, The Book of Disquiet (via observando)
Here’s a handy dandy color reference chart for you artists, writers, or any one else who needs it! Inspired by this post x