Getting drugged and overpowered changes the way you look at the world. I see threats everywhere.
“ Loneliness is the human condition. Cultivate it. The way it tunnels into you allows your soul room to grow. Never expect to outgrow loneliness. Never hope to find people who will understand you, someone to fill that space.”
I wake up in the morning and can’t open my eyes.
But I think women still have it in their heads that marrying will solidify their lives into something stable and manageable and possibly easier because they know where they’re going to be for the next few years.
5. Merely glancing at a tax form is enough to revert you back to infant-level maturity.
It’s the dull ache of a hangover, it’s the the clicking of a hashtag, it’s the inevitability of heartbreak.
“Where’s your baby daddy?”
Burn lasagna, overcook eggs, forget to add the baking powder to the chocolate cake you’re making. These are all mistakes that young people are allowed to make.
We like to think that as much as it felt like love, our first romances were predicated on infatuation and newness — that what we felt wasn’t actually love. Yet, I think it was.