"How does one become a butterfly?" she asked pensively. "You must want to fly so much that you are willing to give up being a caterpillar. / Be your own savior.
boys can like pink and not be gay
girls can have short hair and not be a lesbian
boys can like ballet
girls can like video games
boys can be hot without a six pack
girls can be hot without a hairless body
boys can have hair down to their waists
girls can have stretch marks, curves and back fat
gender doesn’t determine what you can and cannot enjoy, what you can and cannot look like or what you can and cannot do
i want to talk to you but i don’t want to be annoying do you see my problem
Do you ever get like super vulnerable late at night that you just want to spill your heart out and say how you feel because you’ve been holding it in for so long and you just need some ventilation and there’s just something about two in the morning that makes me lose my filter and say the things I would never have the guts to say when the sun is up.
the nights were mainly made for saying things that you can’t say tomorrow day
- Ann Druyan, The Varieties of Scientific Experience: A Personal View of the Search for God (via thedragoninmygarage)