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John Green, An Abundance of Katherines

Adam Wiseman
"Out of everything I have lost, you hurt the most."
10 Word Story (via imaginethemadness)
"No, it’s not that. It’s something more. It’s how suddenly they become a priority in your life, suddenly you have this person standing right in front of you that means the whole world for you and you’re willing to walk through fire for that same person. You’re willing to make a change in your life because when they show you the real them, the raw part, the ones they don’t show others. You just can’t help but go a little crazy, and you’re lucky if it’s just crazy. So it’s not about the presence really, it’s about trusting you with the raw parts."
a.s., september 27, 2014 (via mossyribs)
"Why is love intensified by absence?"
Audrey Niffenegger, The Time Traveler’s Wife (via quotes-shape-us)
"When “i” is replaced with “we” even illness becomes wellness."
Malcolm X (via amorestavivo)
"You know what the saddest part is? For a while there we really did have it all, and I really believed we would make it."
But you left, you always do. (via ashrenaef)
"I want to be untouchable and beautiful and completely dead inside."
Francesca Lia Block  (via khalu)
"If you can see a future without me and that doesn’t break your heart then we’re not doing what I thought we were doing here."
That 70’s Show (via temperare-te)

Marcel Proust, Within a Budding Grove
"I’m not the person you left behind anymore. There’s no one here to miss."
Iain Thomas, I Wrote This For You (via shittyteenblog)
"And he left. I watched him walk out – he didn’t say good-bye, he didn’t even look back. It scared me, how easy it was for him to do that."
Sweethearts (Sara Zarr)