i’m going to do what i want to do. i’m going to be who i really am.

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When it came to love, she enjoyed the thrill of the chase but seldom stopped to check whether happiness was keeping up.

Falling in love is not a choice. To stay in love is. We fall in love with someone for a reason. That reason is either temporary or permanent

— Mark Patterson (via fearlessknightsandfairytales)

All parents damage their children. It cannot be helped. Youth, like pristine glass, absorbs the prints of its handlers. Some parents smudge, others crack, a few shatter childhoods completely into jagged little pieces, beyond repair.

— Mitch Albom, The Five People You Meet in Heaven (via kushandwizdom)


no, its nothing wrong with me


what if tattoos just randomly appeared on our skin at key points in our lives and we had to figure out what they meant for ourselves