"I want someone who is fierce and will love me until death and knows that love is as strong as death, and be on my side forever and ever. I want someone who will destroy and be destroyed by me."
— Jeanette Winterson, Oranges are Not the Only Fruit (via larmoyante)
"You have been weighed, you have been measured, and you have been found wanting."
— A Knight’s Tale (via kittiesgomiaou)
I’m having trouble with the consumption of fictional worlds lately.
"Lately, though, in ways she couldn’t properly explain, things had begun to change. She woke at night sometimes with an inexplicable tugging in her soul; a desire, like hunger, but for what she couldn’t say. Dissatisfaction, longing, a deep and yawning absence, but no idea of how to fill it. No idea of what it was she missed."
— Kate Morton, The Distant Hours (via puckishlove)