Holly Golightly is my Spirit Animal

Breakfast at Tiffany’s is a classic. You’ve seen it, I’m sure. And if you haven’t, rent it/buy it/stream it on Netflix. Here are just nine reasons why I identify with its lead, Holly Golightly:

1. She’s a stylish sleeper. I mean, that eyemask and those tassle ear plug thingies she wears were way ahead of her time, let’s be honest. (It was 1961, afterall.)

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2. She’s ain’t got time for clingy men. George Peppard’s character, Paul, is a total babe and naturally, falls for Holly’s charm and charisma. She on the other hand, is not as equally impressed with what Paul brings to the table, (which is mostly – spoiler alert -his good lucks and willingness to have her back when she nearly sets her partygoer’s hair on fire.)

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3. She’s feisty. While in a tiff with Paul, she quips:

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4. Holly appreciates a good drink. 

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5. Just more proof that Holly appreciates a good drink. And also she cares about bonding with her nameless cat.

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6. She’s unapologetic: 

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7. She is comfortable sitting in sinks. I sit in my bathroom sink while I do my make-up. I know what you’re thinking and the answer is no, it isn’t that weird because I’m pretty sure I remember seeing Lauren Conrad do this in an episode of Laguna Beach or The Hills and also, there’s this classic Holly Golightly sink moment:

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8. Self-improvement matters to her. 

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9. She just gets it.

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