• lit Veronica Roth lit feature larmoyante •
People, I have discovered, are layers and layers of secrets. You believe you know them, that you understand them, but their motives are always hidden from you, buried in their own hearts. You will never know them, but sometimes you decide to trust them.

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People, I have discovered, are layers and layers of secrets. You believe you know them, that you understand them, but their motives are alwa...
We are not people who touch each other carelessly; every point of contact between us feels important, a rush of energy and relief.
I might be in love with you.” He smiles a little. “I’m waiting until I’m sure to tell you, though.
I fell in love with him. But I don’t just stay with him by default as if there’s no one else available to me. I stay with him because I choo...
Then I realize what it is. It’s him. Something about him makes me feel like I am about to fall. Or turn to liquid. Or burst into flames.
I might be in love with you.” He smiles a little. “I’m waiting until I’m sure to tell you, though.
Fear doesn’t shut you down; it wakes you up
It must require bravery to be honest all the time.
Since I was young, I have always known this: Life damages us, every one. We can’t escape that damage. But now, I am also learning this: We c...
I have something I need to tell you,” he says. I run my fingers along the tendons in his hands and look back at him. “I might be in love wit...
No matter how long you train someone to be brave, you never know if they are or not until something real happens.
I am selfish. I am brave.