"You want me to be a tragic backdrop so that you can appear to be illuminated, so that people can say ‘Wow, isn’t he so terribly brave to love a girl who is so obviously sad?’ You think I’ll be the dark sky so you can be the star? I’ll swallow you whole"
Warsan Shire (via artvevo)
"Perhaps, the problem is not the intensity of your love, but the quality of the people you are loving."
Warsan Shire (via observando)
- my mum: hello. tidy you room
- me: :: those who criticise our generation. Forget who raised it.