I didn’t feel like reading that night, so I went downstairs and watched a half-hour long commercial that advertised an exercise machine. They kept flashing a 1-800 number, so I called it. The woman who picked up the other end of the phone was named Michelle. And I told Michelle that I was a kid and did not need an exercise machine, but I hoped she was having a good night.Stephen Chbosky, The Perks of Being a Wallflower (via feellng)
That’s when Michelle hung up on me. And I didn’t mind a bit.
Even more, I had never meant to love him. One thing I truly knew - knew it in the pit of my stomach, in the center of my bones, knew it from the crown of my head to the soles of my feet, knew it deep in my empty chest - was how love gave someone the power to break youStephenie Meyer, Twilight (via feellng)
Respect was invented to cover the empty place where love should be.Leo Tolstoy, Anna Karenina (via feellng)