Introspection

“There is something demoralizing about watching two people get more and more crazy about each other, especially when you are the only extra person in the room. It’s like watching Paris from an express caboose heading in the opposite direction–every second the city gets smaller and smaller, only you feel it’s really you getting smaller and smaller and lonelier and lonelier, rushing away from all those lights and excitement at about a million miles an hour.”

-Sylvia Plath, The Bell Jar

This is pretty much how I feel about a lot of stuff right now. I need to read me some more Sylvia Plath; she’s good at putting stuff like that into words.

 

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~ by TheFirstLightofSummer on December 5, 2011.

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