I wish you courage
I wish you rushing blood
A heart that beats too hard
Feelings that make everything too hard
Love that gets out of control
The most intense adventures
I hope you find your way out
I hope you’re the kind of person
Who gets a happy ending
—Fredrik Backman, in ‘Us against you’
“The one thing I regret is that I will never have time to read all the books I want to read.”
Continue reading Not enough time…
It would be very nice to have a friend again. I would like that even more than a date.
—Charlie, in ‘Perks of being a wallflower’
Continue reading Wanted: A friend, again
So what would you have me do?
Nothing. Sometimes nothing is the hardest thing to do.
Tyrion to Daenerys
Continue reading Nothing, value of.
A wise man once said that you should never believe a thing, simply because you want to believe it.
Tyrion Lannister, Game of Thrones S07E03
Continue reading Belief.
When people ask what happened here,
tell them the north remembers,
tell them the winter came
for house Frey.
Arya Stark, Game of Thrones S07E01 scene 1
“Go confidently in the direction of your dreams! Live the life you’ve imagined.”
― Henry David Thoreau
I’ve come across this quote twice in the left 24 hours, in two unrelated places. First, as a chapter cover in the book I finished last night. Then, just now, at the head of a blog post by someone I barely know.
It got me thinking with the first hit. Now, with the double appearance, it seems like a message from the great void.
Time to heed it?
Continue reading “Live the life you’ve imagined.”
All you can do is be brave enough to get out there. You fought. You love. You lost. Walk tall, Torres.
– Mark Sloan, Grey’s Anatomy S05E12