… and the weight of the earth is pressed to my ribs.
I want to be around people that do things. I don’t want to be around people anymore that judge or talk about what people do. I want to be around people that dream and support and do things.
The dead appear to us in dreams," said Julian, "because that’s the only way they can make us see them; what we see is only a projection, beamed from a great distance, light shining at us from a dead star…
— Donna Tartt, The Secret History (via liveathousandlives)