"Sure, I’m sad, but I’m not looking to soothe that sadness by replacing it with a new relationship. Women are allowed to be sad, and they’re allowed to be single, and they don’t need to hear that one day a man is going to make it all go away by telling her she is good enough again. She’s good enough as she is."

— Charlotte Green (via psych-facts)

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"I am a very private person, yet I am an open book.
If you don’t ask…I won’t tell."

— (via haileymr)

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"You think your pain and your heartbreak are unprecedented in the history of the world, but then you read."

— James Baldwin (via thasfia)

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"Introverts don’t get lonely if they don’t socialize with a lot of people, but we do get lonely if we don’t have intimate interactions on a regular basis."

— Sophia Dembling, in The Introvert’s Way. (via shadowlands7)

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"I am a woman with a body. For that I offer no explanation, shame, excuse or apology. In a culture obsessed with women shrinking, confidence is controversial. It is courage. I’m taking my peace back."

— Erin Brown (via budddha)

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"I just miss you,
in a quite
simple
desperate
human
way."

Vita Sackville-West, Excerpt from a letter to Virginia Woolf  (via synthetic-synaesthesia)

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500daysofpoussey:

I thought
I kicked anxiety out this morning
No one told me
She made a copy of the key

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Idris Elba at the 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards held at the Nokia Theater on August 25, 2014

Idris Elba at the 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards held at the Nokia Theater on August 25, 2014

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