"Although I feel that my tragedy is the greatest in history—greater than the fall of empires—I am nevertheless aware of my total insignificance. I am absolutely persuaded that I am nothing in this universe; yet I feel that mine is the only real existence."
— On the Heights of Despair, Emil Cioran
there is literally no difference between academic scholars discussing their interpretations of a text and a bunch of people yelling YOUR HEADCANON IS WRONG at each other
castles are tumbling down
surrender the heir, savour the crown
here lies where i drown
"People with kind hearts make me feel dirty. Like I need to give my personality a bath or something. Rub it clear of my neuroses and judgments."
— Ryan O’Connell