In real-life fairy tales, you can define who you are for yourself and, as a...– Anaïs Escobar, a bright wall in a dark room.: Reader’s Request Week: His Girl Friday (1940) (via quotewhore)
If you’re ever lying on a beach with 80 billion* grains of sand beneath you,...– ~ Unknown (via gatekeeper)
Some people feel the rain. Others just get wet.– ~ Bob Dylan (via gatekeeper)
The most depressing thing to say:
“I don’t want to have hope…” And oh but it applies to a litany of things in my life.
I have noticed that if you look carefully at people’s eyes the first five...– ~ The Secret Life of Bees (via gatekeeper)
“The Giant realizes he was lucky to be loved as a child. He knows what it’s like to be afraid of thunder and have someone’s hand to hold. What he does not know about is passion, although he is beginning to think passion has less to do with uncontrollable urges than with hope. When the blue light of dusk appears the Giant feels what may be desire. Wanting to be with the girl...