“I’ve got this little thing that I’ve learned to do lately. When it gets so bad and I think I can’t go on, I try to make it worse. I make myself think about our camp on the river. And Berkeley. And the first time that you took me flying. How good it all was. And when I’m certain that I can’t stand it, I go one moment more, and then I know I can bear anything.” —Karen Blixen, Out of Africa (film)
You love me, I whisper.
His eyes widen further and his mouth opens. He takes a huge breath, as if winded. He looks tortured - vulnerable.
Yes, he whispers. I do.” — 50 Shades Darker [Page 196] (via xjonasgoodremphillipsx)
I don't like being lied to, led on, or confused. Just tell me how it is from the beginning. Be real.