— Rachel Macy Stafford (via h-o-r-n-g-r-y)
— Maggie O’Farrell, After You’d Gone (via versteur)
Israel is using flechette shells which contain 5000-8000 of these metal darts which explodes in the air and releases these projectiles and disperses them in a conical arch 300 meters long and about 90 meters wide with the soul purpose of targeting every civilian in the parameter and producing the largest number of casualties. This is israel!
Coral branches retreating to protect themselves.
“My younger brother killed himself when he was sixteen. He found my Dad’s old gun in the ceiling panels of the office. The strange thing is, when he came home from school that day, my grandmother was cooking in the kitchen, and he asked her to make him a plate. Then before she could finish, he was dead. So we wonder, maybe he was just playing with the gun and it accidentally went off. There wasn’t a note or anything. My biggest regret is that he’d recently asked me for money to sign up for Tae Kwon Do lessons. And I always gave him money when he asked. But this time I didn’t, because I was newly married and we were pinching pennies. I always wonder if he’d have learned something in those lessons that would have changed his view of life.”
My swipe keyboard always wants to auto correct “happy” to “gay”.
I always send messages like “feelin pretty gay” or “what a gay time” once it was “whatever I can do to make you gay” but the best of all was “I’m gay for you” which my ‘south will rise again’ dad wasn’t too thrilled to get