Stay a while my inner child
I’d like to learn your tricks
To know what makes you tick
To nurse you when you’re sick
Oh, how you’ve grown so cynical
Hard lines carved in your face
The sunshine’s so cliche
Just like love and pain
You tried your best on the Rorschach test
But there’s just nothing to see
Bright Eyes - Beginner’s Mind
The People’s Key, 2011
Tony: ”My Hebrew must not have been as good as I thought because I could have sworn when I dropped you off at the airport, I said you were not alone.”
so much sexual tension…it was palpable…i couldn’t breathe…they are flawless.
all i want is to get in a fight with a guy and scream at him to shut up and then hell push me roughly against a wall and whisper “make me”
I know I’ve told this story before, but my abusive ex refused to let me take birth control. I was on the pill until he found them in my purse.
I went to the Student Health Center—they were completely unhelpful, choosing to lecture me about the importance of safe sex (recommending condoms) instead of actually listening to my problem.
Then I went to Planned Parenthood. The Nurse Practitioner took one look at my fading bruises and stopped the exam. She called in the doctor. The doctor came in and simply asked me: “Are you ready to leave him?” When I denied that I was being abused, she didn’t argue with me. She just asked me what I needed. I said I need a birth control method that my boyfriend couldn’t detect. She recommended a few options and we decided on Depo.
When I told her that my boyfriend read my emails and listened to my phone messages and was known to follow me, she suggested to do the Depo injections at off hours when the clinic was normally closed. She made a note in my chart and instructed the front desk never to leave messages for me—instead, she programmed her personal cell phone number into my phone under the name “Nora”. She told me she would call me to schedule my appointments; she wouldn’t leave a message, but I should call her back when I was able to.
And that was it. No judgment. No lecture. She walked me to the door and told me to call her day or night if I needed anything. That she lived 5 blocks from campus and would come get me. That I wasn’t alone. That she just wanted me to be safe.
I never called her to come to my rescue. But I have no doubt that she would have come if I had called. She kept me on Depo for a year, giving me those monthly injections in secret, helping me prevent a desperately unwanted pregnancy.
I cannot thank Planned Parenthood enough for the work they do.” —
This is one of the worst days of my entire life.
When I hear Conor’s voice unexpectedly it makes me so emotional, happy, and sad and everything. It’s so perfect.
please either stop being so attractive or make out with me it is your choice
Sometimes I English very well but sometimes no
And if it seems like an accident, a collage of senselessness, you weren’t looking hard enough.