Scars are not there to be hated, loathed, cried about, or wished away. Scars are there to say that you’re alive. That this world has hurt you, knocked you about, and tread on what you love most dearly, but you have made it though.
"A mockingbird is just a songbird. A mockingjay is a creature the Capitol never intended to exist. They hadn’t counted on the highly controlled jaberjay having the brains to adapt to the wild, to pass on its genetic code, to thrive in a new form. They hadn’t anticipated its will to live"-Catching Fire by Susanne Collins
“Being in love is.. anxious. Wanting to please, worrying that she will see me as I really am. But wanting to be known. That is.. you’re naked, moaning in the dark, no dignity at all. I wanted her to see me and to love me even though she knew everything I am, and I knew her.”—Her Fearful Symmetry, Audrey Niffenegger
I need some motivation. I feel like I’m just going though the motions in this place. Everyday I get up, do the same old thing, and end up bored. Maybe it would be different if I had friends in town. I love my family more than anything, but they all seem to be busy, and I need to have some fun.