or grand betrayal
Perhaps this is the saddest thing in the world."
Warsan Shire (via apoetreflects)
It’s like waking up in San Francisco one day and realizing California floated out into the Pacific while you slept.
Now I have learned to expect less of them than they can give—a silent companionship. And their emotions, their friendship, and noble gestures keep their full miraculous value in my eyes; wholly the fruit of grace."