"When people walk away from you, let them go. You shouldn’t have to talk them into staying with you, loving you, calling you, caring about you, and coming to see you, because if they really cared about you in the first place; they would not be going anywhere."
— Unknown (via fawun)
We can’t go through another rollercoaster of emotions. This happened once before and I don’t want to repeat that. You can’t tell me that you’re starting to catch feelings again because it’s gonna complicate everything again.
"I think she was afraid to love sometimes. I think it scared her. She was the type to like things that are concrete, like the ocean. Something you could point to and know what it was… And I think that’s why she struggled with love. She couldn’t touch it. She couldn’t hold on to it and make sure it never changed."
— Carrie Ryan, The Dead-Tossed Waves (via cinnabawn)