just a friendly reminder that you don’t have to justify your taste in music, movies, or books to anyone and if certain people make you feel bad or ashamed over stuff you like you should probably just tell them to fuck off
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What did you teach?”
“Geography. And I was very interested in Auriental* studies. But I decided to give it up and make a living by the sword.”
“After being a teacher all your life?”
“It did mean a change of perspective, yes.”
“But…well…surely…the privation, the terrible hazards, the daily risk of death…”
Mr Saveloy brightened up. “Oh, you’ve been a teacher, have you?
Terry Pratchett - Interesting Times
*The Ankh-Morpork name for the Counterweight Continent and its nearby islands. It means ‘place where the gold comes from’.