I have lost and loved and won and cried myself to the person I am today.
— Charlotte Eriksson, Empty Roads & Broken Bottles; in search for The Great Perhaps (via larmoyante)
The Buddhists say if you meet somebody and your heart pounds, your hands shake, your knees go weak, that’s not the one. When you meet your ‘soul mate’ you’ll feel calm. No anxiety, no agitation.
— Monica Drake, Clown Girl (via larmoyante)
She buried her ears into the calm of his heartbeat, and in a matter of seconds: fell terribly in love with the way her loneliness fell softly and suddenly, asleep, in his chest.
— Christopher Poindexter (via larmoyante)
Making love was never about you and me in a bed. We made love whenever we held hands.
— Ian Thomas, I Wrote This For You (via yourclassyslut)