all my thoughts spin me round

"I’m not used to being loved. I wouldn’t know what to do."
F. Scott Fitzgerald, ”More Than Just A House (via 5weetsorrow)

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"I felt my existence was tainted, in some subtle but essential way."
The Secret History by Donna Tartt  (via mirroir)

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"Eternity bores me,
I never wanted it."
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"Somewhere on the brink of insanity, I fell in love with the idea of destroying myself."
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"What I want
a place
out of mind."
Sylvia Plath, The Eye-Mote (via whyallcaps)

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"A light here required a shadow there."
Virginia Woolf, To The Lighthouse (via introspectivepoet)

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"I kept [your name] buried deep inside, and when I had nothing else to cling to, with a single whisper in the dark I would name you, careful not to be heard, and in doing so, something of you would be restored to me, and something of myself would be saved."
Peter Hobbs, In the Orchard, The Swallows (via requiemforthepast)
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"I will give; I will enrich; I will return to the world this beauty."
Virginia Woolf, from The Waves (via violentwavesofemotion)

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"There is a loneliness in this world so great that you can see it in the slow movement of the hands of a clock. People so tired, mutilated either by love or no love."
Charles Bukowski (via requiemforthepast)
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Naguib Mahfouz, Sugar Street


Naguib Mahfouz, Sugar Street

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