Think of hand-written letters—sweet, honest words carefully composed in the wee hours of the morning—secretly placed inside your sweater, for the quick, but altogether gratifying smile on your face.
Think of the seemingly insignificant things that still find purpose, that still find a home even…
"She did it for you, you know."
"Gave up her self, for a while there. She loved you that much. What an incredibly lucky kid you were."
-Stargirl, Jerry Spinelli (p.178)
‘Cause people seem to only post the 20-something Audrey Hepburn.
Audrey Hepburn was the granddaughter of a baron, the daughter of a nazi sympathizer, spent her teens doing ballet to secretly raise money for the dutch resistance against the nazis, and spent her post-film career as a goodwill ambassador of UNICEF, winning the presidential medal of freedom for her efforts.
…and history remembers her as pretty.
AND HISTORY REMEMBERS HER AS PRETTY
this is the first time I have ever seen a picture of her older than 20 and I think that’s scary