Scarlett in the rain

Sleep is still most perfect, in spite of hygienists, when it is shared with a beloved. The warmth, the security and peace of soul, the utter comfort from the touch of the other, knits the sleep, so that it takes the body and soul completely in its healing.

—D. H. Lawrence, Sons and Lovers (via fables-of-the-reconstruction)

(via fuckyeahexistentialism)

Every introvert alive knows the exquisite pleasure of stepping from the clamor of a party into the bathroom and closing the door.

—Sophia Dembling — The Introvert’s Way: Living a Quiet Life in a Noisy World  (via tomhiddlston)

(Source: cumbered-cat, via lulasnynne)