- Cecelia Ahern, Love, Rosie
Eleanor and Park
"What are the chances you’d ever meet someone like that? he wondered. Someone you could love forever, someone who would forever love you back? And what did you do when that person was born half a world away? The math seemed impossible."
-Eleanor and Park by
And your doubt can become a good quality if you train it. It must become knowing, it must become criticism. Ask it, whenever it wants to spoil something for you, why something is ugly, demand proofs from it, test it, and you will find it perhaps bewildered and embarrassed; perhaps also protesting. But don’t give in, insist on arguments, and act in this way, attentive and persistent, every single time, and the day will come when, instead of being a destroyer, it will become one of your best workers—perhaps the most intelligent of all the ones that are building your life.
and I am so scared you’ll get bored with me, and you’ll go… and I’ll end up like … a shadow. Because I love you, and if you leave me, it will be like a world without light. I’ll be in darkness. I don’t want to run. I’m just so frightened you’ll leave me…
There are moments that you’ll remember for the rest of your life and there are moments that you think you’ll remember for the rest of your life, and it’s not often they turn out to be the same moment.
—THE SCORPIO RACES by Maggie Stiefvater (via weheartya
I need you to know that no matter what happens, it was worth it to me. Being with you, loving you, it was all worth it.
You’re still trying to protect me. Real or not real,” he whispers. “Real” I answer. It seems to require more explanation. “Because that’s what you and I do. Protect each other.