“ You give but little when you give of your possessions.
It is when you give of yourself that you truly give.
“ I have lost too much time
trying to remember you
when I should have
channeled all this energy
on recalling who I was
before you. I existed then,
I exist now, and I shall
continue to exist long
after you have tainted
everything I have ever
known about love and loss.
“ Maybe I don’t like people as much as the rest of the world seems to…But occasionally, people will pleasantly surprise me and I’ll fall in love with them, so go figure.
“ I want a tattoo of the first morning we woke up together. I want the memory to hurt.
“ I ran and I knew you wouldn’t catch me.
You are a fever I am learning to live with, and everything is happening at the wrong end of a very long tunnel.
“ He hated to be sober. It made him conscious of the people around him, of that air of struggle, of greedy ambition, of hope more sordid than despair.