5 hours ago
"IV. There is a certain kind of girl who reads Lolita at fourteen and finds religion. I painted my eyes black and sucked barroom cherries to red my tongue. There was a boy who promised Judas really did love Jesus. I learned early every kiss and betrayal are up for interpretation."
14 hours ago
"Let me say it plainly: I love you, I love you, I love you. I love you, I love you, I love you."
Piscine Molitor Patel, Life of Pi,
Yann Martel (via ugh
1 day ago
"I don’t like the idea of “understanding” a film. I don’t believe that rational understanding is an essential element in the reception of any work of art. Either a film has something to say to you or it hasn’t. If you are moved by it, you don’t need it explained to you. If not, no explanation can make you moved by it."
1 day ago
"They tell us the people we love are 72.8% water-
there is no such thing as crying,
we are only trying to turn ourselves inside out.
This is a noble pursuit"
Lewis Mundt, excerpt from “Water” (via pigmenting