“People say whiskey is a complicated drink,” Toshiko said. “But for me, it’s a very simple drink — it just happens to be mixed with a lot of complicated feelings.”
Why do we mistake emotion, kindness, soft natured characteristic for weakness?
They tell you that you are “too much” because the don’t know how to tell you the truth — that they are the ones who lack the ability to feel the way you do.
I would break myself over and over again wondering why I wasn’t good enough, why you didn’t want to stay once the sun came up, why you didn’t want to commit. But I realized it was my own fault.
Always be kind to yourself and never discount the small achievements that you make every day, because they make you as much a Girl Boss as anyone else!
She might come across as clingy, but that’s only because she likes to latch onto the good things in life.
Know that she is a go getter. Know that she is a strong woman. She is resilient. She isn’t with you for fun, or for a fling. She is with you for the real deal. She is with you because she sees something good in you. She is with you because she sees a future. Because you are someone special. And she deserves something special. She deserves someone special.
Love, damn it. Love. Love wildly. Love fiercely. Love with all of you, and don’t hold back.
I’m the girl everyone leaves. The one they promise the world to before they disappear. The one they say they love, they swear, their words like honey laced with poison. I’m the girl who always ends up alone.