Monday's Child

be who you are, and be that well (saint francis)

And I began to let him go. Hour by hour. Days into months. It was a physical sensation, like letting out the string of a kite. Except that the string was coming from my center.

—Augusten Burroughs, You Better Not Cry   (via thatkindofwoman)

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Sometimes I remind myself that I almost skipped the party, that I almost went to a different college, that the whim of a minute could have changed everything and everyone. Our lives, so settled, so specific, are built on happenstance.

—Anna Quindlen, Every Last One   (via awelltraveledwoman)

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I tore myself away from the safe comfort of certainties through my love for truth — and truth rewarded me.

—Simone de Beauvoir, All Said and Done  (via thatkindofwoman)

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An intelligent, beautiful woman with a dirty mind that makes you laugh non-stop should be treasured.

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