I shook his hand and five minutes later he broke 14 bones. I had a big effect on him.
—Pink (“You met your boyfriend, motocross star Carey Hart, at the 2001 X Games. Was it love at first sight?”)
She tried to cool her feelings into thoughts; to stiffen them into words; to control herself - and could not.
—The Yellow Wallpaper and Other Stories (Turned) by Charlotte Perkins Gilman (via treesofreverie)