"if we could decide who we loved it would be a lot simpler, but much less magical"
- my mum (via fluerly)

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"I am genuinely proud of who I am. The fact that nobody entirely understands me adds value to my individualism."
- KushandWizdom (via kushandwizdom)

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"I come from a place where breath, eyes and memory are one, a place from which you carry your past like the hair on your head. Where women return to their children as butterflies or as tears in the eyes of the statues that their daughters pray to."
- Edwidge Danticat, from Breath, Eyes, Memory (via avvfvl)

(Source: thegullible, via avvfvl)