“When you’re young, you always feel that life hasn’t yet begun — that “life” is always scheduled to begin next week, next month, next year, after the holidays — whenever. But then suddenly you’re old and the scheduled life didn’t arrive. You find yourself asking, ‘Well then, exactly what was it I was having — that interlude — the scrambly madness — all that time I had before?”—Douglas Coupland (via insomniapit)
“Any change, any loss, does not make us victims. Others can shake you, surprise you, disappoint you, but they can’t prevent you from acting, from taking the situation you’re presented with and moving on. No matter where you are in life, no matter what your situation, you can always do something. You always have a choice and the choice can be power.”—
I have so much love in my life. Thank you for consistently being my system of support. I don’t know where I would be without you — especially these last two weeks. I’m not a perfect person, but you all are more than I could ever ask for in a group of friends. I am eternally and forever grateful.
“What’s the worst thing you can call a woman? Don’t hold back, now. You’re probably thinking of words like slut, whore, bitch, cunt (I told you not to hold back!), skank. Okay, now, what are the worst things you can call a guy? Fag, girl, bitch, pussy. I’ve even heard the term ‘mangina.’ Notice anything? The worst thing you can call a girl is a girl. The worst thing you can call a guy is a girl. Being a woman is the ultimate insult. Now tell me that’s not royally fucked up.”—
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Don’t make me sad, don’t make me cry, Sometimes love is not enough and the road gets tough, I don’t know why. Keep making me laugh Let’s go get high The road is long, we carry on Try to have fun in the meantime.