Detail from a portrait of Maria Theresa of Austria-Este, Queen of Sardinia by Tommaso Lorenzone. 19th century.
"All the bright precious things fade so fast… and they don’t come back."
The Great Gatsby (2013)
it’s a metaphor, you see; you put the textbook in front of you, but you don’t give it the power to actually teach you anything
I AM HUGGING YOU BECAUSE I LOVE YOU
ALSO SOMEONE ATE ONE OF YOUR SHOES BUT THIS IS NOT ABOUT THAT