spring keeps you ever close

twenty-three, dutch, sign language student, dancer.

Young men need to be socialized in such a way that rape is as unthinkable to them as cannibalism.

—Mary Pipher, Reviving Ophelia (via forlornes)

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Tear gas



Do not wear contact lenses if you are in a situation where you may be tear-gassed.  When I went through basic training, we were warned that there was a possibility the tear gas they were using could melt contact lenses.


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If you are resisting something, you are feeding it. Any energy you fight, you are feeding. If you are pushing something away, you are inviting it to stay.

—Michael Singer (via thingsthatsing)

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