“Don’t do that. Don’t skip stages in your life. You’re 19, kiss a few boys and wear your heart on your sleeve. There will come a time when you’re 39 and stuck in a suit, wondering why the hell you were so eager to grow up in the first place.”—
when I was way younger my teacher brought up saddam hussein in class and I asked her who that is and she gave me such a shocked look and was like “out of everyone i would have thought that you would know” I was a child. A grown woman said that to a child.
i wish my life was like the twist & shout scene in ferris bueller’s day off but if anything it’s more like the scene where cameron is hopelessly staring at that seurat painting while his friends are making out