This is actually a fantastic part of the movie because Pixar is giving the viewers a gentle reminder of what real life is like. Accidents happen, even to good people, and you can’t make it a tragedy if you have to dip into your savings to repair the damage. You just have to keep moving forward, work hard, and hope for the best.
why did they have to break the jar every time though? why not just pour the coins out?
“It’s a metaphor,” I said, dubious. Mom was just idling.
“It’s a metaphor,” he said.
“You choose your behaviors based on their metaphorical resonances…” I said.
“Oh, yes.” He smiled. The big, goofy, real smile. “I’m a big believer in metaphor, Hazel Grace.”
I never knew how true and realistic and non-exaggerated this episode was until I went to college.
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It’s like the mind of an old very wise man trapped in the body of a young and hot british actor
MYCROFT: My brother has the brain of a scientist or a philosopher and yet he elects to be a detective. What might we deduce about his heart?
JOHN: I don’t know.
MYCROFT: Neither do I. But initially, he wanted to be a pirate.
What a strange destiny for one who gave her all yet took such joy in life’s simple pleasures.
THIS THIS THIS THIS THIS!
so important. never forget this.