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    Many people are reluctant to show mercy because they don’t understand the difference between trust and forgiveness. Forgiveness is letting go of the past. Trust has to do with future behavior.

    Forgiveness must be immediate, whether or not a person asks for it. Trust must be rebuilt over time. Trust requires a track record. If someone hurts you repeatedly, you are commanded by God to forgive them instantly, but you are not expected to trust them immediately, and you are not expected to continue allowing them to hurt you


    Rick Warren’s The Purpose Driven Life


  4. lostsiddhartha:

    The “men” aboard these [1]piagua’s were not “men,” they were not Caribs, they were not human; they were not us. Their skin, their hair, their tongue. The sounds that left their mouths soared over our heads, swept down to our feet, and looped around our bodies, losing all shape and meaning by…


  5. lostsiddhartha:

    “You’re getting divorced?”

    “Where are we gonna live?” I said, staring up at Mona.

    It was instinctive and unintentional, but Dad took it as me choosing sides and reacted in a fit of rage. He slammed his hairy fist down on the table, causing a crack that trickled across the glass…


  6. ynannarising:

    Colonization (noun): The act or process of establishing a colony or colonies. The spreading of a species into a new habitat.

    Parasite (noun): an organism that lives on or in an organism of another species, known as the host, from the body of which it obtains

  8. frickyeah1990s:

    Beastie Boys vs Daft Punk - Intergalactic Rock

    gahhhhh <3

    (via fuckyeah1990s)

  9. alaiole:

    El Maestro Tenia Razón…

    (via boriken-libre)


  10. How I feel about my finances


    On pay day:

    After I pay rent:

  12. Louis Armstrong plays for his wife in front of the Sphinx by the pyramids in Giza, 1961

    I love love

    (Source: raccoonology, via arguswahi)