If you focus on what you left behind you will never see what lies ahead.
Lovesick Fool| The Cab
Waking up just brings me down
Cause every morning you are nowhere to be found
And my bed is half empty not half full
I’d rather live with broken bones
Than lay here all on my own like a lovesick fool
I will hurt you for this. A day will come when you think you’re safe and happy and your joy will turn to ashes in your mouth. And you will know the debt is paid.
“Looking back on high school, I just remember specific scenarios and thinking, Wow, that was such a big deal at the time, but right now it feels like it never even happened. So I guess if I can give any advice, I would just say that everything will pass, and it’ll feel like it was a big deal over nothing. Life goes on and then you change and other things happen, and everything feels like it’s so much worse afterwards. It’ll always get better.”
There is nothing quite like the moral absolutism of the young. It is easy, as a child, to believe in good and evil, in light and dark. Valentine never lost that – neither his destructive idealism nor his passionate loathing of anything he considered ‘nonhuman’.