#Warsan Shire

The only darkness we should allow into our lives is the night, for even then, we have the moon.

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To love and lose and still be kind.

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I’m sorry you were not truly loved and that it made you cruel.

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Loving you was like going to war, I never came back the same.

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Loving you was like going to war, I never came back the same.

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To love and lose and still be kind.

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Perhaps the problem is not the intensity of your love but the quality of the people you are loving.

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Perhaps the problem is not the intensity of your love but the quality of the people you are loving.

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Document the moments you feel most in love with yourself - what you’re wearing, who you’re around, what you’re doing.

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I’m sorry you were not truly loved and that it made you cruel.

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I’m sorry you were not truly loved and that it made you cruel.

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Perhaps the problem is not the intensity of your love but the quality of the people you are loving.

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It’s not my responsibility to be beautiful. I’m not alive for that purpose. My existence is not about how desirable you find me.

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The only darkness we should allow into our lives is the night, for even then, we have the moon.

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It’s not my responsibility to be beautiful. I’m not alive for that purpose. My existence is not about how desirable you find me.

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I’m sorry you were not truly loved and that it made you cruel.

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The only darkness we should allow into our lives is the night, for even then, we have the moon.

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Loving you was like going to war, I never came back the same.

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Perhaps the problem is not the intensity of your love but the quality of the people you are loving.

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I’m sorry you were not truly loved and that it made you cruel.

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It’s not my responsibility to be beautiful. I’m not alive for that purpose. My existence is not about how desirable you find me.

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Just as you have loved before, you will love again.

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Just as you have loved before, you will love again.

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Perhaps the problem is not the intensity of your love but the quality of the people you are loving.

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