I outlived all the men who raised me. I stayed young while they faded and died from bullets and disease, or old age. You forget so much. You forget them. Friends. Family. You put aside what can’t be changed. Like death.
— Black Widow; The Name of the Rose
make her queen; the girl touched the collar at her neck, the fetter at her wrist. so many men had tried to make her a queen. now she understood that she was meant for something more. the darkling had told her he was destined to rule. he had claimed his throne, and a part of her too. he was welcome to it. for the living and the dead, she would make herself a reckoning. she would rise. (image credit)
i. exile hurts ii. shyer london grammar iii. little sadie moriarty iv. touch daughter v. carmen lana del rey vi. get home bastille vii. here comes the night time arcade fire viii. if i didn’t know better (live) the civil wars ix. blackout muse (bonus track)
Silent Hill 3
When you’re heartbroken, you’re at your most creative - you have to channel all your energies into something else to not think about it. Contentment is a creativity killer, but don’t worry - I’m very capable of making myself discontented.- Florence Welch
Because something is significantly wrong with a creature that sacrifices its children’s lives to settle its differences. You can spin it any way you like… But in the end, who does it benefit? No one. The truth is, it benefits no one to live in a world where these things happen.