“I know that we all think we’re immortal, we’re supposed to feel that way, we’re graduating. The future is and should be bright, but, like our brief four years in high school, what makes life valuable is that it doesn’t last forever, what makes it precious is that it ends. I know that now more than ever.”
Men still have trouble recognizing that a woman can be complex, can have ambition, good looks, sexuality, erudition and common sense. A woman can have all those facets, and yet men, in literature and in drama, seem to need to simplify women, to polarize us as either the whore or the angel. - Natalie Dormer
She could feel the snow on her lashes, taste it on her lips. It was the taste of Winterfell. The taste of innocence. The taste of dreams. [ x ]
you think we’re just pretty things
you couldn’t be more wrong.
"Power is a curious thing, my lord. Who lives? Who dies? Power resides where men believe it resides. No more and no less. A shadow on the wall, yet shadows can kill. And ofttimes, a very small man can cast a very large shadow."