betrayer moon, a thumb print on the darkest sky.
Don’t let yourself feel worthless: often through life you will really be at your...– F. Scott Fitzgerald, This Side of Paradise (via her0inchic)
‘I don’t like girls in the daytime,’ he said shortly, and then, thinking this a...– from This Side of Paradise. (via zzmay)
I know myself, he cried, but that is all
today, finished this side of paradise and my soul split under the weight of its meaning for my life decided for the 76th time I am going to write a book of something, anything nina simone, birthday, the moon quiet thursday with nothing significant but sleep-less or those single mattress nights so empty, watched the sun-circle melt puddle drip down and across the horizon and disappear a curtain...
Getz, for lovers, (with Gilberto and what a match always for evenings so dark) Coltrane soon and Amory meets Eleanor. I’ve never liked Portuguese as a language except for the way Joao sings it. It’s strange when holidays start feeling like home.
The last light fades and drifts across the land - the low, long land, the sunny...– F. Scott Fitzgerald, This Side of Paradise
‘And you say you’re a weak character, that you’ve no...– F. Scott Fitzgerald, This Side Of Paradise
Your first kiss isn’t as important as your last. The math test really didn’t...– Ethan Wate - Beautiful Chaos (via emotional-algebra)
27 August Sunshine rain, minutes long drops on the windows and on the beach left early with Amory in my head or mine in his, made to think I would hate him but those times when Fitzgerald describes him being alone, I think I begin to like him for his longing, and that search for Personage, that search for the “golden glow of 4 p.m.” these days will go by faster than I will like
Find a woman who makes you feel more alive. She won’t make life perfect but...– Gayle G. Roper (via quotewhore)
ephapses: A Buddhist Koan says: “The master holds the disciple’s head underwater for a long, long time; gradually the bubbles become fewer; at the last moment, the master pulls the disciple out and revives him: when you have craved truth as you crave air, then you will know what truth is.” The absence of the other holds my head underwater; gradually I drown, my air supply gives out: it is by...