i probably shouldn’t be alone
He will remember his first sight of the open sea, a grey wrinkled vastness, like the residue of a dream.
— from Wolf Hall, by Hillary Mantel (via seabois)
Moral wounds have this peculiarity - they may be hidden, but they never close; always painful, always ready to bleed when touched, they remain fresh and open in the heart.
— Alexandre Dumas, The Count of Monte Cristo (via observando)
How terrible it was to still be mentally and emotionally attached to someone from whom you have been physically separated.
— Elif Shafaq, The Bastard of Istanbul (via paithyam)