Datum Amore. Ad Defendendum.

How amazing it is to find someone who wants to hear about all the things that go on in your head.

—Nina LaCour, Hold Still (via poetrist)

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A single person is missing for you, and the whole world is empty.

—Joan Didion, The Year of Magical Thinking (via fakeville)

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The City That Sleeps Where They Fell


I know you move your fingers when you sleep because I have felt them move and I know I must do the same. 

And I must wonder how many times we have unconsciously, in dreams or nightmares, reached for each other’s hands and never even known. 

She said, ‘I’m so afraid.’ And I said, ‘why?,’ and she said, ‘Because I’m so profoundly happy. Happiness like this is frightening.’ I asked her why and she said, ‘They only let you be this happy if they’re preparing to take something from you.

—Khaled Hosseini, The Kite Runner (via psych-facts)

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