“Date someone who meets you half way. Date someone who brings you a glass a water when they get themselves one. Date someone who makes sure you don’t spend money on ridiculous things. Date someone your ex hates and your mom loves. Date someone who’d rather spend a Friday night watching movies, than out with 50 people they barley even talk to. Date someone who sleeps on your chest and leaves a little puddle of drool. Don’t date someone who makes you leave oceans of tears.”—At the end of the day it’s the little things. (via gretzky)
Thinking about where I could be if I didn’t make some of the choices I did 5 years ago. Looking at those friends faces, bad teeth and multiple children…. I’m pretty happy with my choices.
With someone who really, truly loves me and wants to spend time with me. Doesn’t make me feel ashamed of any part of me. I got lucky.
When I left for the ocean, I didn’t have an agenda except to leave. To refocus and be by myself and write. That was all. I drove and drove and arrived at that great shore ready to let the ocean engulf me, and headfirst I fell into the waves. They rushed over my head and around my body and I…