I don’t know what it is,
but I distrust myself
when I start to like a girl
It makes me nervous.
I don’t say the right things
or perhaps I start
what I am saying.
If I say, “Do you think it’s going to rain?”
and she says, “I don’t know,”
I start thinking : Does she really like me?
In other words
I get a little creepy.
A friend of mine once said,
”It’s twenty times better to be friends
than it is to be in love with them.”
I think he’s right and besides,
it’s raining somewhere, programming flowers
and keeping snails happy.
That’s all taken care of.
if a girl likes me a lot
and starts getting real nervous
and suddenly begins asking me funny questions
and looks sad if I give the wrong answers
and she says things like,
”Do you think it’s going to rain?”
and I say, “It beats me,”
and she says, “Oh,”
and looks a little sad
at the clear blue California sky,
I think : Thank God, it’s you, baby, this time
instead of me.
n. the eerie, forlorn atmosphere of a place that’s usually bustling with people but is now abandoned and quiet—a school hallway in the evening, an unlit office on a weekend, vacant fairgrounds—an emotional afterimage that makes it seem not just empty but hyper-empty, with a total population in the negative, who are so conspicuously absent they glow like neon signs.
“When someone loves you, the way they say your name is different. You just know that your name is safe in their mouth.”
Billy - age 4
Blue Sea Slug (Glaucus atlanticus)
Species: G. antlanticus
Diet: Larger pelagic organisms like Portuguese Man o’ War, by-the-wind sailor, blue button, and violet snail
Distribution: Temperate and tropical waters like the East and South Coast of South Africa, European waters, east coast of Australia and Mozambique
Facts: The sea slug preys on poisonous organisms to them save their poison to use for its own protection. It also floats upside down on the surface tension of the ocean water.
tumblrbot asked: WHAT MAKES YOU FEEL BETTER WHEN YOU ARE IN A BAD MOOD?
Nutella toast, chai tea, and of course; my pit bull.