"And you tried to change, didn’t you? Closed your mouth more. Tried to be softer, prettier, less volatile, less awake… You can’t make homes out of human beings. Someone should have already told you that. And if he wants to leave, then let him leave. You are terrifying, and strange, and beautiful. Something not everyone knows how to love."
Warsan Shire, For Women Who Are Difficult To Love (via fuckinq)
Long exposure, 3 traffic lights in the fog.
damn this just
this fukn does it for me
this is gorgeous
i like this a lot
He told me he was just a good guy and too ordinary to be featured on the website, but that he would be happy to show me where I could find more interesting people. And so he did—he spent twenty minutes giving me a detailed description of Bethlehem as well as some helpful tips and advice for getting around. I asked him if he was always so nice to strangers. “Well,” he said. “I like to do stuff for people. If someone needs a ride somewhere and offers me money, I tell them, ‘You keep the money and next time you help someone out, don’t accept the money, either.” As we were shaking hands and saying goodbye, he said, “How old do you think I am?”
"Maybe you just have to live for the small things, like being called pretty or someone picking up the pen you dropped or laughing so hard that your stomach hurts. Maybe that’s all that really matters at the end of the day."
Tianna Kavanagh (via unmaiden)