The most comforting beauty advice I’ve ever been given. (via statexalchemist)
I said this to one of the girls at makeup college when she was complaining about them always being different and she looked at me as if I had changed her life
It’s too easy in this society to look and see what a wonderful thing relationships are, it’s easy to be seduced into thinking its all cotton candy and unicorns. It’s damaging and unrealistic, relationships are simply what they are, relationships. And how you make them is entirely up to you and the parties involved.
Knitting was a wonderful hobby, Vlad discovered, one that kept him from blasting many a stupid or irritating person throughout his work day, but as he completed the red beanie, he realized that he’d made yet another thing that was useless to him and tossed it beside his armchair as he set aside his needles to brood toward the fireplace for the rest of the night—he was rather glad when it had disappeared the next time he thought to look.