Luke Evans for LA Times Magazine
a curiosity I learned by accident when I was eight years old: a nymphomaniac is not the same as a person addicted to sex, how the term is usually used, but it’s the designation for someone who finds sex very frustrating (for some physical or psychological issue) and then tends to engage in a lot more sexual activity trying to achieve sexual satisfaction. so because of this tendency, people with this behaviour ended up being associated with sex addiction
ain’t that nice
n. sadness that you’ll never be able to know how history will turn out, that you’ll dutifully pass on the joke of being alive without ever learning the punchline—the name of the beneficiary of all human struggle, the sum of the final payout of every investment ever made in the future—which may not suit your sense of humor anyway and will probably involve how many people it takes to change a lightbulb.