softerworld:

A Softer World: 1142
(this too shall not change a goddamn thing)
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softerworld:

A Softer World: 1142

(this too shall not change a goddamn thing)

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Next moment he was standing erect on the rock again, with that smile on his face and a drum beating within him. It was saying, ‘To die will be an awfully big adventure.’

- Peter Pan by J. M. Barrie

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When I was a child, my grandmother told me that the sky speaks to those who look and listen to it. She said, ‘In the sky there are always answers and explanations for everything: every pain, every suffering, joy and confusion.’

- A Long Way Gone by Ishmael Beah

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(via chasingg-thoughts)

Then unexplored patches arose in it and spread, black shadows moved about in them, the roar of the beasts of prey was quite different now, and above all, you lost the certainty that you would win.

- Peter Pan by J. M. Barrie

What is the point of shrouding yourself in silence? The grave will do that for you for all eternity.

- ¡YO! by Julia Alvarez

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The clock on the hospital wall hummed to itself, got antsy, kept snapping off pieces of the night with its minute hand.

- The Yiddish Policemen’s Union by Michael Chabon

(Source: neoretro, via helloimnolan)

Yes, it is a dull beginning. I say, let us pretend that it is the end.

- Peter Pan by J. M. Barrie

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If you are alive, there is a hope for a better day and something good to happen. If there is nothing good left in the destiny of a person, he or she will die.

- A Long Way Gone by Ishmael Beah