I just ever so badly want them to know how much I want- how much I need- to be there. It is my home. It has my heart. And there is no other place I want to be.
Your soulmate is not someone that comes into your life peacefully. It is who comes to make you question things, who changes your reality, somebody that marks a before and after in your life. It is not the human being everyone has idealized, but an ordinary person, who manages to revolutionize your world in a second… — Anonymous (via lesbian-a-la-mode)
Sometimes I forget to listen. I forget to let a friend be. To tell their whole story and paint their full heart into the air. I’m too eager to respond with a fix, a solution, a plan. I interrupt the art. I look for a pause to jump in and offer all sorts of articulate banter, when this isn’t what they want. They just want to speak until they’re out of breath, and then meet eyes and feel like they’re okay and understood and not alone. It’s a beautiful thing, and I want to let it happen. I want to let them finish painting in their own words. And then maybe I will understand. — J.S. (via akachristiannaa)
It’s a lot easier to be angry at someone than it is to tell them you’re hurt. — Tom Gates (via satans-ghost)