Aiden, you are so much better than Big.
This is why you should never, ever get your hopes up. This is why you should see the glass as half empty. So when the whole thing spills, you aren’t as devastated.
It may be unfair, but what happens in a few days, sometimes even a single day, can change the course of a whole lifetime…
-Khaled Hosseini, The Kite Runner (via observando)