Words can be like X-rays if you use them properly — they’ll go through anything. You read and you’re pierced.Aldous Huxley, Brave New World (via rampias)
Some days it’s really nice to forget who I am.Zoe Trope (Please Don’t Kill the Freshman)
My pillow isn’t as comfortable as your chest.(via folieadamn)
You see, I take the parts that I remember and stitch them back together to make a creature that will do what I say or love me back.Richard Siken, Crush (via rampias)
Wish You Were Here album cover outtakes, 1975. Designed by Storm Thorgerson.
"The album’s cover image was inspired by the idea that people tend to conceal their true feelings, for fear of "getting burned", and thus two businessmen were pictured shaking hands, one man on fire."
Male privilege is “I have a boyfriend” being the only thing that can actually stop someone from hitting on you because they respect another man more than they respect your rejection/lack of interest.
The Sociological Cinema
There was actually research that was done that found that women who used an “I have a boyfriend/husband” excuse to reject unwanted sexual attention and harassment by their bosses were more likely to be left alone than those who used any other excuse (including “I’m not interested”)
Because men respect another man’s property (and that’s how they see us) than a woman’s autonomy.
Sometimes I wonder if you’ve only got a certain number of words and sentences in your head and if you use them all up, you get quiet. Maybe that’s why the young have so much to say, while the old hold what little words they have left so close and so tightly in their hearts.Iain S. Thomas, I Wrote This For You (via sunst0ne)