*turns into a tree to avoid responsibilities*
"I like it when it rains hard. It sounds like white noise everywhere, which is like silence but not empty."
— Mark Haddon, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
"Don’t you dare
For someone else’s comfort -
Do not become small
For people who refuse to grow."
, Advice to my future daughter, #2
. (via n-xi