"Laughing, crying. Both are a part of life. We try to forget sadness with a little laughter, but the pain still remains. No one can see what is burried deeper. There is so much sorrow and pain."
"We knew each other in a way we no longer were and never would be again. Being a stranger is hard, but being a stranger, when you’re so impossibly close, is unbearable."
"Maybe you and I were only meant to be lovers in quick spouts of fire that blaze hot but die swift and become nothing but black smoke. Maybe your soul will never fold itself into mine but a part of me can not erase the day I saw you, your smile sending earthquakes down the hallway. We watched so many moons turn full only to wane and smoked cigarettes in the winter cold to the sound of dogs barking. Your words were always my favorite and if you’d look in in the right places, you’d find all the I need you’s and the times you asked me to stay and watch the the sun rise for a change. But we were never anything but a car crash test. We were never anything but billows of smoke and ash after the explosion."
"But remember, there are two ways to dehumanize someone: by dismissing them, and by idolizing them."