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Love/Hate Relationship

Ahhh Netflix. I have such a love/hate relationship with you. I love that you lend me movies with no expiration date. I hate that once I get said movies in the mail, they seem to sit on my coffee table for a month, taunting me.

Why is that, I wonder? Is the thought of watching a movie more appealing that actually sitting down to watch it? Or maybe I was in a different mood when I picked these out and then when I got them, the mood changed?

These particular movies are for my journey through the movies of my youth. Considering that I'm still watching my way through 1979 (the year I was born), none of these movies are actually familiar to me yet. That could have a lot to do with it in this case, I'm sure. It's always more interesting watching a movie that I've actually heard of and have been anticipating to see.

But today's the day! I vow to myself that I will watch these and mail them on. My coffee table needs to breathe a little without the weight of movies-demanding-to-be-watched weighing down on it.


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