All I wanted was a little more time with her.
Time to feel her poppy seed heart expand
along with my own fist-sized metronome
When baby kittens lose their mothers
I read somewhere that you can keep them alive
by wrapping a ticking watch in a blanket
and bundling it next to them
so they can curl…
“I’m in love with you,” he said quietly.
"Augustus," I said.
"I am," he said. He was staring at me, and I could see the corners of his eyes crinkling. "I’m in love with you, and I’m not in the business of denying myself the simple pleasure of saying true things. I’m in love with you, and I know that love is just a shout into the void, and that oblivion is inevitable, and that we’re all doomed and that there will come a day when all our labor has been returned to dust, and I know the sun will swallow the only earth we’ll ever have, and I am in love with you.”"
- John Green, The Fault In Our Stars Alias Best Book Ever. (via katnissbraid)