When you live in the dark for so long, you begin to love it. And it loves you back, and isn’t that the point? You think, the face turns to the shadows, and just as well. It accepts, it heals, it allows.
But it also devours.
— Carver, Raymond. Late Fragment.
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"But the thought of moving on from something I never had is depressing."
— Susane Colasanti, When It Happens (via splitterherzen)
"And how odd it is
to be haunted by someone
that is still alive."
— I Guess the Old You is a Ghost (#589: June 25, 2014)
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if someone shows you a meaningful song or their favorite poem or you ever get to hear that person talk about something they’re passionate about you better fucking listen because that person is probably spilling their heart and soul to you in one simple gesture and you better be honored because imagine just how hard it is for someone to tell someone that.
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"Happiness begins with you. Not with your relationship, your friends, or your job. But with you."
— (via oxycodonum)
(Source: iwaschangedforgood, via loveyourchaos)
"I meet a person, and in my mind I’m saying three minutes; I give you three minutes to show me the spark."
— Amy Hempel, The Collected Stories (via splitterherzen)
"We’re all trying to forget someone."
— Six Word Story (via fearlessknightsandfairytales)
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