They’d never been lovers, of course, not in the physical sense. But they’d been lovers as most of us manage, loving through expressions and gestures and the palm set softly upon the bruise at the necessary moment. Lovers by inclination rather than by lust. Lovers, that is, by love.

Out of Oz, Gregory Maguire (via thedapperproject)

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Trying to define yourself is like trying to bite your own teeth.

—Alan Wilson Watts (via whyallcaps)

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