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“Why are old lovers able to become friends? Two reasons. They never truly loved each other, or they love each other still.”

Whitney Otto, How to Make an American Quilt

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the-bookie-monster:

rantreader:

I just finished one of the books on my bookshelves… that clearly means I’m allowed to buy five more books. Right?

I’ve never identified with a post more

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“It hurts every day, the absence of someone who was once there.”

Marie Lu, Champion

“If someone is not treating you with love and respect, it is a gift if they walk away from you. If…”

“If someone is not treating you with love and respect, it is a gift if they walk away from you. If that person doesn’t walk away, you will surely endure many years of suffering with him or her. Walking away may hurt for a while, but your heart will eventually heal. Then you can choose what you really want. You will find that you don’t need to trust others as much as you need to trust yourself to make the right choices.”

Don Miguel Ruiz

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“As far as I could see, life demanded skills I didn’t have.”

Susanna Kaysen, Girl, Interrupted

paperbackbones:so comes snow after fire, and e…

paperbackbones:

so comes snow after fire, and even dragons have their ending..
jrr tolkien || the hobbit

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“The beginning of love is the will to let those we love be perfectly themselves, the resolution not to twist them to fit our own image.”

Thomas Merton, The Way of Chuang Tzu

macrolit:

macrolit:

Naked vintage Modern Library books

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bookaddict24-7:

bookaddict24-7:

What are you reading on this summery day? This is a new addition to my collection. Will I read it one day? I hope so! Also, there was such a beautiful breeze out today.