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These Harry Potter and Beauty and the Beast Crossovers Are Giving Us Life

Beauty and Lord Voldemort, anyone?
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Watching the live-action remake of Beauty and the Beast, we swooned, we gasped, and we cried over the modern-day masterpiece that stayed true to its animation roots. We were so invested in both the Beauty and the Beast of our childhood and Emma Watson’s past life as Hermione Granger from the Harry Potter series—definitely a big chunk of our formative years too—that our subconscious somehow mashed up the two universes. Like when Gaston was insisting there’s no such thing as magic, we could just picture Arthur Weasley bursting to educate the Muggle. Or how the talking furniture and objects would fit right in at Hogwarts. Or how Belle and Hermione would've totally been BFFs, poring over books at the library when they're not diving headfirst into the scary and unknown. 

Of course it wasn't just us who conjured these up, and we have to thank the internet for always being there for when fangirl imaginations go wild.

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Dramione lives!

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Harry Potter Easter egg or just a coincidence?

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Emma agrees that Belle and Hermione have a lot in common.

http://slytherinnpride.tumblr.com/post/158485656294/do-you-think-hermione-and-belle-have-anything-in

They're BFFs waiting to meet.

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They could take turns visiting each other's castles... (Hogwarts isn't just Hermione's home, but you get what we mean.)

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...freaking out over all the books in the library.

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Here's Belle cosplaying as Hermione because why not?

http://intoasylum.tumblr.com/post/109218517595/now-this-artwork-of-belle-dressed-as-hermione

Honestly, don't you think this would be amazing?

http://olivieblake.tumblr.com/post/153173028169/belles-father-the-castle-is-alive-belle

Petition to have this scenario be canon.

http://romione-nowornever.tumblr.com/post/155631577626/this-might-sound-dumb-but-ever-since-i-heard-emma

"Show me the smile." LOOOL, this manip deserves all the awards!

Beauty and the Beast is now showing in cinemas.

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PRIMO.

First. Pixie dust and paper cuts – these are the first things Wendy knew about Peter Pan. Aurora first met Prince Philip when she was sixteen. Learning how to ride a bike was also a first while I was growing up, but you are probably the first of too many. The first collection of dust and stars; maybe Luna will try to ask, who was your first? I might answer and tell her that it was you.

The first of too many stars in the sky. You are the first of too many fallen leaves during fall – and you will be the most anticipated snowflake as winter comes. A dark path that you can’t see without any light, hence, you were once the moon and there are the stars that shine so bright at night. Are we too early? Or we just really want to be ahead of time? Even in a glimpse, I would like to see the two of us connect as if we can reach the sky. There are other parts of the heavens you have never saw and other oceans you haven’t laid your feet onto – but the constellations will always wait for you. Close your eyes, love, close your eyes. Start counting backward: 5, 4, 3, 2, 1. Count backward until you see the twinkling lights that will guide you to the right path. To the right satellite; to the right person. A first.

There are many firsts – first love, first heartbreak, first sport you played, the first thing you do in the morning, the first thing you remember about the person in front of you. There are a lot. It’s actually up to us how we will consider something as a first. So, Primo, you are already a first of too many.

Bea Alamis 8 hours ago

If you know me, and know me well, I am not the biggest fan of idyllic lifestyles. With a Type A personality, I act immediately upon whatever challenge that needs to be addressed. I actually enjoy keeping my mind preoccupied: doing university work in my favourite cafe then running errands around town, grocery shopping here, updating my accounts there, photocopying documents on the way down the street - all just in time before having a glass of champagne at the bar with my friends come evening.

And so, you could imagine my bewilderment when the next challenge to be faced was an extensive self-quarantine protocol. I didn’t know what to do when my greatest responsibility in this situation was to do nothing at all. My first few attempts to combat my consternation were very much rooted in distraction and imagination. My distractions involved conducting research, writing songs, calling family and friends, filming videos, and eating chocolate! My imaginations and fantasies were centred on travelling, shopping, even clubbing (which I rarely do) for when they find a cure to COVID-19. I did anything and everything that could be considered constructive in order to pass the time, mainly hoping I could just undertake the basic human necessities to survive - that is, eat and sleep the day through - until the next day comes, until the world is closer to becoming a better place, until quarantine ends, until my flight follows through, until I see my family and friends again.

Days in self-isolation and suspended flights turned to weeks and turned to months. By the third extension here in Spain where I study Fashion Business, I had to tell myself this shall be my new normal now, that I was blessed to be healthy, that I was tired of merely existing and missed what it was like to actually live - even if just within four walls. Little by little, I began to find significance in the simple occurrences of the day: the soft glare of the rising sun beaming golden streaks through my bedroom window upon waking up, the fragrance of freshly washed bed sheets that I had painstakingly hung to fit a relatively small clothes rack without crumpling them, the crunch and tanginess of warm toasted bread topped with raspberry marmalade, the buzzing sound of a phone call from home just waiting to be answered, to the caress of a fuzzy sweater to keep warm at night. I realised, “What pleasures to be enjoyed in the pause of slow living!” Through this continued pause, which I loathed at first, I began to appreciate each moment of the day rather than wish it would pass more swiftly, moments I had overlooked so often before the lockdown. I started to find that the challenge of self-isolation was never to pause both the regular routines of life as well as the positive emotions that came with these - as initially, I thought it meant to pause all happiness, so as to withstand a time of endurance in hopes for a better tomorrow, much like a form of delaying gratification. Life is just too fragile these days to delay gratification any further.

Life has paused, but it has not stopped. Believe that like any punctuation mark in a sentence, the pause will provide the right timing of things to take place. Till then, let us not waste our time waiting. Instead, we could be in the moment, seek substance in simplicity (that is, in what we already have), And enjoy the pleasure in pause. “Practice the Pause. When in doubt, pause. When angry, pause. When tired, pause. When stressed, pause. And when you pause, pray.”

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