"I’d never ask you cause deep down
I’m certain I know what you’d say
You’d say I’m sorry believe me
I love you but not in that way”

"I couldn’t touch you without ruining you,
so I didn’t touch you at all."

Mindy Nettifee, from “All I Had to Say for Myself”

"A free woman in an unfree society will be a monster."

Angela Carter

(Source: themonsterisyou, via fuckthestraightline)

"You’re tender as rain. If I’d put you in my mouth you’d dissolve like snow."

Sandra Cisneros, from “Never Marry a Mexican,” Woman Hollering Creek

(Source: lifeinpoetry, via splitterherzen)