When you hear the word hissed across a bar as another girl parades by in a red dress and full confidence, it is not really this woman that the speaker hates. It is herself.
Everybody needs to read this, it is perfection.
the way tumblr lets me see all these independent, sexually confident and free women.
there’s no need to hide behind all this taboo shit, i love seeing the truth these girls speak.
“In other words, I’m unhappy because she doesn’t want me; if I can convince myself that she does want me a bit, then I’ll be OK again, because then I won’t want her, and I can get on with looking for someone else.”
This book is so unbelievably on-point about relationships it’s unreal. The whole story and dialogue is so quote-able, and there are so many times when I’m reading it that I’m just like “YES!”. It’s all so true, no fairytales, it’s just honest.