I love my freedom of speech and the way my eyes get dark when I'm tired.I love that I have learned to trust people with my heart, even if it will get broken.
But he also made it clear what he'd do to me if I ever hurt you or did anything bad." Adrian grimaced. But my serious boyfriends are relatively clean-cut, nice guys. Our nation is built upon a history of immigration, dating back to our first pioneers, the Pilgrims.For more than three centuries, we have welcomed generations of immigrants to our melting pot of hyphenated America: British-Americans; Italian-Americans; Irish-Americans; Jewish-Americans; Mexican-Americans; Chinese-Americans; Indian-Americans.I am proud of everything that I am and will become. Generally the guy I'm attracted to is the guy in the club with all the tattoos and nail polish.He's usually the lead singer in a punk band and plays guitar.I was tired of running away from this, tired of not telling people, tired of not talking about it, tired of pretending things were okay when they had never, ever been less than okay.” ― Morgan Matson, “I might be confused sometimes in my head but it is not something you need to talk about. You just make a bigger mess that way.” ― Kaye Gibbons, “The car was on the FDR drive now and, turning her head, she glanced out at the bleak brown buildings of the projects that stretched for blocks along the drive.Before you can talk you have to line it all up in order and I had rather just let it swirl around until I am too tired to think. Something inside her sank at the sight of all that sameness, and she suddenly felt defeated. In the past year, she'd started experiencing these moments of desperate emptiness, as if nothing really mattered, nothing was ever going to change, there was nothing new; and she could see her life stretching before her--one endless long day after the next, in which every day was essentially the same. Can you look at your partner’s faults honestly and say, ‘I can work around that. Because the good stuff is always going to be there, and it’s always going to pretty and sparkly, but the crap underneath can ruin you.” ― Elizabeth Gilbert, “Who're you going with, then? " She called back."Want to come to the ball with me? I like the guy, but he's scary.” ― Richelle Mead, tags: being-single, dating, goals, hard-to-get, holding-out-for-the-best, love, loving-yourself, not-settling, playing-hard-to-get, positive-thinking, relationships, single, single-life, single-woman, singleness, standards, the-single-woman, validation “There are three possible parts to a date, of which at least two must be offered: entertainment, food, and affection. ” ― Gena Showalter, “People always fall in love with the most perfect aspects of each other’s personalities. Anybody can love the most wonderful parts of another person. The really clever trick is this: Can you accept the flaws? He turned his head and called across the common room, "Oi! "Angelina, who had been chatting with Alicia Spinnet near the fire, looked over at him."What? Then, just like that, he switched to some random, happy topic. Meanwhile, time was marching on, and all that was happening to her was that she was getting older and smaller, and one day she would be no bigger than a dot, and then she would simply disappear. Like a small leaf burned up under a magnifying glass in the sun.These feelings were shocking to her, because she'd never experienced world-weariness before. All her life, she'd been striving and striving to become this thing that was herself--the entity that was Nico O'Neilly. I am tired of being caught in the tangle of their lives.” ― Alan Moore, “I appeal for cessation of hostilities, not because you are too exhausted to fight, but because war is bad in essence. You will never kill it by its indifferent adoption.” ― Mahatma Gandhi, “I am not a finished poem, and I am not the song you’ve turned me into.