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It’s been very rare to have known you, very strange and wonderful.

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It’s been very rare to have known you, very strange and wonderful.
And in the end, we were all just humans.. drunk on the idea that love, only love, could heal our brokenness.
I fell in love with her courage, her sincerity, and her flaming self respect. And it’s these things I’d believe in, even if the whole world ...
I can’t exactly describe how I feel, but it’s not quite right. And it leaves me cold.
Love isn’t like it is in books.
I didn’t realize it, but the days came along one after another, and then two years were gone, and everything was gone, and I was gone.
‘You see,’ he concluded, ‘if she was just anybody I could get over it, no matter how much I loved her. But she isn’t.’
I want excitement; and I don’t care what form it takes or what I pay for it, so long as it makes my heart beat.
Come and kiss me and let’s forget.
I shall go on shining as a brilliantly meaningless figure in a meaningless world.
I won’t kiss you. It might get to be a habit and I can’t get rid of habits.
I don’t want just words. If that’s all you have for me, you’d better go.