He promised her that he would give her everything, everything she wanted, as men in love always do. And she trusted him despite herself, as women in love always do.
Philippa Gregory, The White Queen

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It’s that feeling Mor called hyggeligt. It means something like comfort and home and love all rolled into one.
Heidi W. Durrow, The Girl Who Fell From the Sky

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It’s easy to smile just to make other people feel better. But when a person fakes happy, it has edges. Regular people may not see, but the people who count, they can see edges and lines where your smile ends and the real you, the sadness, or the anger begins.
Heidi W. Durrow, The Girl Who Fell From the Sky

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Maybe this world is another planet’s Hell.
Aldous Huxley

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The optimist proclaims that we live in the best of all possible worlds, and the pessimist fears this is true.
James Branch Cabell

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meditateonthis sent:
Name 2 things you like about yourself, then pass it on to the first 10 people on your dash. #TeamSelfEsteem

1. my writing

2. not really sure about a second one

In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.
Martin Luther King Jr.

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If you can’t get rid of the skeleton in your closet, you’d best teach it to dance.
George Bernard Shaw

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When the uncertain future becomes the past, the past in turn becomes uncertain.
Mohsin Hamid, Moth Smoke

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Love’s not always rosebuds and bluebirds. No, love can be a wicked thing.
Gail Giles, Dark Song

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Being mean is easier than admitting you’re scared.
Gail Giles, Dark Song

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Were we all born smart and then learned to be stupid? Do we lose our honesty when we lose our innocence?
Gail Giles, Dark Song

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