I won’t ever be able to live up to anyone’s expectations of me.
you are a manifestation of everyone you have ever known and what they have taught you. paradoxically, this is what makes you who you are - you are a unique human being. no one has, and will ever be, exactly like you. you are the first and only you in all of human history, and that is special.
people may not learn about you for centuries to come, and your memory may fade in the years after your passing - but that doesn’t make your existence any less real. what matters is what you make of your own life, not the mark you leave.
there is no point striving for anything but your own happiness. you are the only you. never forget that."
even the flowers seem to be
bending at their necks as if each to
say ‘I am sadder than most,
pick me, pick me.’"
person someone falls in love with."