I think they were afraid that some of us would try to kill ourselves or something because they looked very tense and one of them kept touching his beard.
("The Perks of Being a Wallflower")
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I'm trying not to think about it too much because that makes it worse. It's kind of like when you look at yourself in the mirror and you say your name. And it gets to a point where none of it seems real. I can do that, but I don't need an hour in front of a mirror. It happens very fast, and things start to slip away.
I would die for you. But I won't live for you.
If somebody likes me... I want them to show me, so I can feel it too.
Lights on buildings and everything that makes you wonder.
Maybe this are my glory days, and I'm not even realizing it...
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