the way i need you is a loneliness i cannot bear.– Carson McCullers (The Heart is a Lonely Hunter)
Are you angry? Punch a pillow. Was it satisfying? Not hardly. These days people...– Miranda July (No One Belongs Here More Than You)
Libraryland: Time Does Not Bring Relief →
Time does not bring relief; you all have lied Who told me time would ease me of my pain! I miss him in the weeping of the rain; I want him at the shrinking of the tide; The old snows melt from every mountain-side, And last year’s leaves are smoke in every lane; But last year’s bitter…
He awoke each morning with the desire to do right, to be a good and meaningful...– Jonathan Safran Foer
“there is a loneliness in this world so great that you can see it in the...
The trouble is not that I am single and likely to stay single, but that I am...– Charlotte Brontë
Problems of human behavior still continue to baffle us, but at least in the...– Anita Brookner (via libraryland)
When somebody, no matter who, gives everything, it makes people feel ashamed for...– Eudora Welty - Powerhouse (via pantspantsshirt) (via libraryland)
He kissed me so slowly with an open mouth and every single thing in my body — my...– Kathryn Stockett (via quotewhore) (via letterboxlove) (via lovebot) (via tothepersoninthebelljar)
I am lonely, yet not everybody will do. I don’t know why, some people fill...– Anaïs Nin
I see it all perfectly; there are two possible situations - one can either do...– Soren Kierkegaard (via quote-book)
c: My version of heaven just includes you, everything else is...– (via loveyourchaos)
There hasn't been one day since you left where I...
(via brokenmachine, runawaytrain) I hate that this is mostly true, I hate that every time I tell someone I’d go crazy if I had to see you again, a part of me is screaming for one more chance to say goodbye. I can’t get your green eyes out of my heart.
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When we meet someone and fall in love, we have a sense that the whole universe...– Paulo Coelho, Eleven Minutes (via quote-book)
I have died too many times believing and waiting, waiting in a room staring at a...– Out of the arms of one love, Charles Bukowski (via quantumpossibility, joanlattanzio) (via starsmending) (via 4788) (via inmyskin) (via aboveall-love) (via alwaysmemberneverforget) (via themorninglight) (via theseunsentletters) (via tothepersoninthebelljar)
"I began to measure things in absence instead of...
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Lying is done with words and also with silence.– Adrienne Rich (via brokenmachine)
1784) I believe that when we get sad for no...
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