-Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Americanah (via avvfvl)
"I don’t want to be a sweetheart. I want to be the fucking love of your life."
"When I turn around, he cups my face in his hands and he kisses me so deeply that I don’t know who is breathing for [whom], but his mouth and tongue taste like warm honey. I don’t know how long it lasts, but when I let go of him, I miss it already."
-Melina Marchetta, On the Jellicoe Road (via larmoyante)
"She was a compulsive pessimist, always looking for the soft brown spot in the fruit, pressing so hard she created it."
-Amy Waldman, The Submission (via larmoyante)
"God knows I didn’t mean to fall in love with her."
-Ernest Hemingway, A Farewell to Arms (via larmoyante)
"Most times, it’s just a lot easier not to let the world know what’s wrong."
-Chuck Palahniuk, Invisible Monsters (via simply-quotes)