"I don’t think people love me. They love versions of me I have spun for them, versions of me they have construed in their minds. The easy versions of me, the easy parts of me to love."

kwamejaw:

nianiadina:

Shoutout to the men who don’t have to wait to have a daughter in order to know how to respect and cherish a female.

a woman*

"But you need to breathe. And you need to be."

Albert Camus, from Notebooks, 1951-1959 (via requiemforthepast)

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".الجيات أحسن من الرايحات
What is coming is better than what is gone."

"And then she told herself, “Stop being so weak. Grow up and get over it.” and then she never felt anything again."

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What I fear is happening to me

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