Stop setting yourself
on fire for someone who
stays to watch you burn.
Rough sex is the manifestation of romance. You trust someone so much that you let them do whatever they want with one thing that is yours.
Sometimes I remind myself that I almost skipped the party, that I almost went to a different college, that the whim of a minute could have changed everything and everyone. Our lives, so settled, so specific, are built on happenstance.
Live on coffee and flowers. Try not to worry what the weather will be.