I don’t know what my day-to-day life consists without you, without all of you.
“I don’t like going out that much. I’m kind of an old lady. After it’s 11, I’m like, ‘Don’t these kids ever get tired?’ When I’m out, I think about my couch. Like, ‘It would be awesome to be on it right now. I bet there’s an episode of Dance Moms on. Am I missing a new episode of Keeping Up with the Kardashians?…I like people to come over to my place. It’s like a reality TV show cave.
And to the fella over there with the hella good bread
Won’t you come on over baby we could bake, bake
Josh and Jen’s reactions to each other’s pictures of their younger selves
30 Days Divergent Challenge | Day 21:
Least favourite factionA faction you admire even if you disagree with its habits?
“Becoming fearless isn’t the point. That’s impossible. It’s learning how to control your fear, and how to be free from it.”
Four & Six
"I took her out to McDonalds and we had two shakes,” he said when we asked if they did anything to build their relationship. After expressing our own shock that they didn’t just order one shake with two straws, he added, “We didn’t do that – we thought that was too cliché.”
“I’ll be your family now,” he says.
"I love you," I say.
He frowns at me. “Say it again.”
"Tobias," I say, "I love you.”
I fell in love with him. But I don’t just stay with him by default as if there’s no one else available to me. I stay with him because I choose to, every day that I wake up, every day that we fight or lie to each other or disappoint each other. I choose him over and over again, and he chooses me.
When her body first hit the net, all I registered was a gray blur. I pulled her across it and her hand was small, but warm, and then she stood before me, short and thin and plain and in all ways unremarkable- except that she had jumped first. The stiff had jumped first.
"My hands ache from holding the rungs, and my legs are shaking but I’m not sure why. It isn’t the height that scares me - the height makes me feel alive with energy. (..) Then I realize what it is. It’s him. Something about him makes me feel like i am about to fall. Or turn to liquid. Or burst into flames..”
We kiss again and this time, it feels familiar. I know exactly how we fit together, his arm around my waist, my hands on his chest, the pressure of his lips on mine. We have each other memorized.