La La Land

Bookworm :)

person: do you like reading
me: do you like breathing

“That was the trouble with Blood and Roses: it was easier to remember the Blood stuff. The other trouble was that the Blood player usually won, but winning meant you inherited a wasteland. This was the point of the game, said Crake, when Jimmy complained. Jimmy said if that was the point, it was pretty pointless.”

Excerpt From: Atwood, Margaret. “Oryx and Crake.” Anchor Books, 2003.

Soon enough, the long hours, the travelling, the broken sleep have all crept into your being and become part of you, so everyone can see it, in your posture, your gaze, the way you move and talk.



Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment


Do you ever get to a part of the book where you get so angry with the main character because he just did something you specifically asked him not to do and now you’re going to have to sit there and watch as he tries to deal with all of the problems that his mistake brought about when, if he had just listened to you in the first place, it would have all been fine?

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Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, A Study in Scarlet
"It is important to have questionable friends you can trust unconditionally."


Perfect for me is you..
"'She looks like a china doll,' observed Grandfather as we departed.
‘I will break just as easily,’ I muttered.’"


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"You can decorate absence however you want ― but you’re still going to feel what’s missing."