October arrived, spreading a damp chill over the grounds and into the castle. Madam Pomfrey, the nurse, was kept busy by a sudden spate of colds among the staff and students. Raindrops the size of bullets thundered on the castle windows for days on end; the lake rose, the flower beds turned into muddy streams, and Hagrid’s pumpkins swelled to the size of garden sheds.J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (via larmoyante)
I think there comes a time when you meet someone and you just want to make them smile for the rest of your life.Unknown (via ami-that-weird)
They were smiling at each other as if this was the beginning of the world.F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Last Tycoon (via roomtemperaturedlovers)
Books are like oxygen to a deep-sea diver’ she had once said.
‘Take them away and you might as well begin counting the bubbles.’