Virginia!!

“We have no reason.

We are not responsible for the destruction of worlds, we only manage it.

We feed off of it.”

/人◕ ‿‿ ◕人\

First thing that came to mind when I heard the Thern speak these words… INCUBATOR!! A few of you will understand what I mean. The rest of you will wonder what in the world I’m talking about. But alas I’m here to talk to you about a movie and ask you the question, do you ever feel like you don’t quite belong on this planet?

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They Borrow Things You Won’t Miss

Hayao Miyazaki has, once again, given us an amazing story: The Secret World of Arrietty. Like all of his other films, this was based off of a folktale that has been passed on for generations, which of course would be the Borrowers. As much as I enjoy fairytales, I don’t know much about these creatures, but the movie had given a fairly nice introduction to who they are. Borrowers are small people who, obviously borrow. They borrow things they need, in order to live, but only necessary things, or items you won’t miss, like a sugar cube, or a sheet of tissue. Very few of them stay where humans (“beings” the borrowers refer to them as) reside due to the fact that they don’t want to be caught, but the ones who’ve had no problems and have been fine on their own live may stay around human homes, because it’s much easier to acquire items they might need.

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