me: hey i’m kinda good at this writing thing
*reads other people’s writing*
me: i am a literary potato
the greatest thing i have ever read (via seabelle)
The oceans a badass mother fucker who don’t need no man.
Outlander. Episode 1x08: Both Sides Now
Claire & Jamie + Hands
(requested by: scrapping4you)
I cannot command the mountains, nor can I control the sea. But I will fight, for I have a power greater than no other.
“He reached out and touched my lower lip, barely brushing the edge. “It starts out the same, but then, after a moment,” he said, speaking softly, “suddenly it’s as though I’ve a living flame in my arms.” His touch grew firmer, outlining my lips and caressing the line of my jaw. “And I want only to throw myself into it and be consumed.”
For good or ill, the Imperium has put its stamp on Thedas forever.
—From Black City, Black Divine: A Study of the Tevinter Imperium, by Sister Petrine, Chantry scholar