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Julie d’Aubigny: Princess of the Opera (1670-1707)



This week we turn our attention to La Maupin, Julie d’Aubigny: sword-slinger, opera singer, and larger-than-life bisexual celebrity of 17th century France. Her life was a whirlwind of duels, seduction, graverobbing, and convent-burning so intense that she had to be pardoned by the king of France TWICE. Read on for more.

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Me last night. We legitimately stopped birthday drinks early because I had a passionate longing for a spicy chicken sandwich, then ice cream, and bacon. And then I fell asleep.

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I no longer have the energy for meaningless friendships, forced interactions or unnecessary conversations.

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I wanted to put a bullet between the eyes of every panda who wouldn’t screw to save his species, I wanted to dump oil over all those French beaches I’d never see, I wanted to breath smoke… I FELT LIKE DESTROYING SOMETHING BEAUTIFUL.

—Narrator, The Fight Club. (via diamante-envenenado)