It’s strange how easy it is. Shutting yourself off from people. Then again, these were people I never developed any bonds with in the first place, so perhaps that contributed to how emotionally simple it was. I went in, went out—-did my job (when I could) and that was it. No secrets shared, no yearning for any connections. I don’t think they were interested in sharing anything...
eternitysshylock: don’t be too clingy don’t be such a ‘girl’ be a woman but be hairless like a child don’t wear skimpy outfits don’t be such a ‘slut’ be modest but take it off when i ask don’t assert yourself don’t be such a ‘bitch’ be nice to me but don’t be a fucking doormat don’t be ignorant don’t be such a ‘bimbo’ be intelligent but don’t argue your opinion with me don’t wear make-up ever...
crateshya: THIS IS MY FAVORITE FUCKING POST...
Picking the Kitten (by Faith Shearin)
You had to hold it awhile in your hand. It was important to look into the box of blind fur and notice who needed you. Not the one who chased its tail, not the one who slept in a corner with an air of indifference. There were colors and markings to consider. Which would you want to find on your pillow? The one I took home was warm as fever. I held her purr in my pocket, her roughness on...
lowgarden: I’m the Avengers and Jaime/Brienne is in the middle of the circle.
Trying to converse with adults:
Adult: WHAT ARE YOU THINKING ABOUT DOING FOR COLLEGE HAVE YOU VISITED ANY SCHOOLS DO YOU HAVE A BOYFRIEND DO YOU HAVE YOUR LICENSE DO YOU PLAY ANY SPORTS YOU SHOULD GET A JOB I HEAR GETTING A JOB IS A GOOD THING GOTTA LEARN THE VALUE OF THE DOLLAR EH WOT
Reblogging because this is something that more people should realize.
Neil Gaiman is an author who is often seen on many “must-read” lists, and as an avid reader, I must say that I am often met with strange looks when I admit that I’ve never read any of his works before. The only book I’ve read with his name on it happens to be Good Omens (but that was co-authored by Terry Pratchet, so it wasn’t entirely written by Gaiman himself). It’s not unusual for me to hear my...
Listen to other people whose opinions you respect, but in the end, it has to...– Anna Wintour- (via aquintessentialgirl)
Tsuyoku naritai is Japanese. Tsuyoku is “strong”; naru is...– Tsyyoku Naritai! (I want to become stronger!)
Never forget what you are, for surely the world will not. Make it your strength....– Tyrion Lannister George R. R. Martin, A Game of Thrones
During a DnD Campaign:
Me: Okay, so what happened to the guy?
DM: He was knocked out. So, what do you do now?
Me: I shoot the doorknob!
Me: Where was he locked out of?
DM: I said knocked out.