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I mention her name and the old pain returns. Forget her, you say? How can you forget a living human being?
I fell in love with her. I could barely sleep, I was yearning for her, I dreamed of her, thought I could feel her until I realized that I wa...
The one I love is everywhere.
She had studied the universe all her life, but had overlooked its clearest message: For small creatures such as we the vastness is bearable ...
In the end there doesn’t have to be anyone who understands you. There just has to be someone who wants to.
My whole life I’ve been telling myself, ‘don’t be afraid’. And it is only now that I’m realizing how stupid that is. Don’t be afraid. Like s...
Like most people, I suppose, I’ve lived almost entirely among delusions.
You can’t be proud of something you never had to fight for.
I want to ask her what love feels like when you’re afraid of the person who you thought you were meant to be with forever. I want to know if...
I love you. I worry about you. I wonder whether I tell you enough how I love you and want you and need you and how I am diminished … when yo...
I’m sorry you were not truly loved and that it made you cruel.
My only hope is that one day I can love myself as much as I love you.
Oh, the things we invent when we are scared and want to be rescued.
My soul is from elsewhere, I’m sure of that, and I intend to end up there.
A girl and her bed on Sunday are an endless love affair.
Your soul has fallen to bits and pieces. Good. Rearrange them to suit yourself.
Being alone is better than sitting next to a lover and feeling lonely.
There are people we meet in life who miss being important to us by inches, days, or heartbeats. Another place or time or a different emotion...
To him she seemed so beautiful, so seductive, so different from ordinary people, that he could not understand why no one was as disturbed as...