There was before you and there was during you. For some reason, I never thought there would be an after you.
Just because someone hurts you doesn’t mean you can simply stop loving them. It’s not a person’s actions that hurt the most. It’s the love. If there was no love attached to the action, the pain would be a little easier to bear.
In the future… if by some miracle you ever find yourself in the position to fall in love again… fall in love with me.
Happiness isn’t some permanent thing we’re all trying to achieve in life, it’s merely a thing that shows up every now and then, sometimes in tiny doses that are just substantial enough to keep us going.
There is no such thing as bad people. We’re all just people who sometimes do bad things.[repeated often in the rest of the book]
Reading is a hobby, but for some of us, it’s an escape from the difficulties we face. To all of you who escape into books, I want to thank you for escaping into this one.
It proves that time, distance, and devastation allow people enough opportunity to craft villains out of people they don’t even know.