Permalink | 2,056 notes "She thought she was independent and strong, but she got one small taste of love and she was hungrier than anyone. She was ravenous."
— Ann Brashares, Girls In Pants: The Third Summer of the Sisterhood (via feellng)
Permalink | 4,859 notes "But oh my dear, I can’t be clever and stand-offish with you: I love you too much for that. Too truly. You have no idea how stand-offish I can be with people I don’t love. I have brought it to a fine art. But you have broken down my defences. And I don’t really resent it."
— Vita Sackville-West, from a letter to Virginia Woolf dated January 21, 1926 (via oceanghosts)