Devo Farmi Le Ossa

Suddenly she realized that what she was regretting was not the lost past but the lost future, not what had not been but what would never be.

—A Nice Quiet Place (F. Scott Fitzgerald)

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The truth is, I pretend to be a cynic, but I am really a dreamer who is terrified of wanting something she may never get.

—Joanna Hoffman (via wordsthat-speak)

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the courage it took to get out of bed each
morning
to face the same things
over and over
was
enormous.

—Charles Bukowski (via wordsthat-speak)

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I can admit to myself that I miss you, but why?
I can admit to myself that I still like you, but why?
I can admit to myself that if you were to start talking to me again I would give you the time of day, but why?

She’s perfect for you. She fits your life perfectly. She’s pretty. She’s smart. She has a loving family.

I know you’re happy and that should be the end of it.

jheneaiko:

Happy Earth Day 💚 Poetry by Aiko Efuru 👽

jheneaiko:

Happy Earth Day 💚 Poetry by Aiko Efuru 👽

I cannot fucking go on without expressing this terrible so fucking awful physical aching fucking longing I have for you. And I cannot believe that I can feel this for you and you feel nothing. (Do you feel nothing?)

Psychosis (Sarah Kane)

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I need to make myself strong on the inside instead of what is on the outside. I know all of this, but why can’t I put any of it into action? I guess that’s why I am in this place.

—Piper Caleb (via wordsthat-speak)

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You think ‘Okay, I get it, I’m prepared for the worst’, but you hold out that small hope, see, and that’s what fucks you up. That’s what kills you.

—Joyland (Stephen King)

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April was too lonely a month to spend alone. In April, everyone around me looked happy. People would throw their coats off and enjoy each other’s company in the sunshine—talking, playing catch, holding hands. But I was always by myself.

—Norwegian Wood (Haruki Murakami)

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And now we’re supposed to go back to our normal lives. That’s what people do. They have these amazing experiences with another person, and then they just go home and clean the bathroom or whatever.

—When It Happens (Susane Colasanti)

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Meet Captain Nieves Fernandez, the only known Filipino female guerrilla leader and school teacher. When the Japanese came to take the children under her care she shot them. She didn’t hide in a closet, she didn’t put up a gun free zone sign, she shot them in the face with her latong (a home made shotgun).She then went on to kill over 200 Japanese soldiers during the war with a group of commandos and holds the distinction as the only female commander of a resistance group in the Philippines.In this photo she is showing U.S. Army Pvt. Andrew Lupiba how she used her bolo to silently kill Japanese sentries during the occupation of Leyte Island.

Meet Captain Nieves Fernandez, the only known Filipino female guerrilla leader and school teacher. When the Japanese came to take the children under her care she shot them. She didn’t hide in a closet, she didn’t put up a gun free zone sign, she shot them in the face with her latong (a home made shotgun).

She then went on to kill over 200 Japanese soldiers during the war with a group of commandos and holds the distinction as the only female commander of a resistance group in the Philippines.

In this photo she is showing U.S. Army Pvt. Andrew Lupiba how she used her bolo to silently kill Japanese sentries during the occupation of Leyte Island.

(Source: marsspecialoperationsgroup.com, via kowalskeetskeet)