It was sweet. The words spilling from his lips were the kindest I’d ever heard. His voice was so kind, so gentle, so tender, and so terribly sad, as if he’s calling out to someplace far, far away. Hanamoto Hagumi, Honey and Clover (via stephanericherthanyou)

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I see a tattoo on my right thigh that I will probably regret one day

Perfect Contrition (Can’t See The Moon)
by Kaethe Butcher

"Kids lose everything unless there’s someone to look out for them."
Stand by me (1986) dir. Rob Reiner

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talents include looking 12 and saying thank you to the bus driver

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A feminist group based in Guangzhou, China staged an online protest against the sexual exploitation of women in the workplace, revealing a photograph with a message boldly written in red on a whiteboard behind them: “My vagina does not come free with my labor.” More words were written on the women’s thighs, reiterating: “Not freebies.” 
The campaign was in response to a recent fatal rape case involving a 20-year-old woman at a state-owned company who was asked by her boss to a dinner. She was sexually assaulted by her boss’s friend and died as a result of her injuries.“Don’t ask your staff to provide part-time escort services. Women should only be asked to provide knowledge or technical skills in the workplace, but not other things,” says Ye Haiyan, an advocate of women’s and children’s rights.
Read more via The New York Times.

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