Business is hard. It’s 24 hours a day. You can’t leave it at work.
Now my dusks are a blast of frigid air, and I am left breathless as I break free from the shadow of your existence. My self-pity will never be anymore and god, it is so good to fall asleep.
We use people that we think can help get us ahead. We become self-obsessed monsters and we don’t care who we hurt in the way as long as we’re satisfied.
Virgo: You’ve convinced yourself that you need to be a rock for others but that others cannot be a rock for you.
aggression, affection, violence, love
how does she separate them when she learned so early that they’re inextricably bound
They say, “Yes you will suffer.” But they don’t say, “But you will also experience the deepest of joys. You will experience the births and deaths of the greatest of loves.
I have to put my pain in perspective. I have to trust in God. I have to stop wishing my life was ‘better’ or ‘different’ when I reach a low point and instead remind myself of all the good I’ve had and all the good yet to come.
Broken people are the strongest people I know. Their pain is so beautiful to me. I absorb it, and, like painting on a blank canvas, transform it into art.
In this version, I pick up the phone and our hearts stutter in unison. Nothing is left unsaid. Nothing is left untouched.
Our second love reminds us of how strong we truly are, just how brave.