Every addiction arises from an unconscious refusal to face and move through your own pain. Every addiction starts with pain and ends with pain. Whatever the substance you are addicted to - alcohol, food, legal or illegal drugs, or a person - you are using something or somebody to cover up your pain.
My mother taught me how to apply my own makeup at 13 years old, and the most important lesson I learned is to never touch my eyebrows and to cleanse, tone, and moisturize twice a day.
Love isn’t soft, like those poets say. Love has teeth which bite and the wounds never close.
— Stephen King, The Body 1982 (via audrotas)
*puts 100 cigarettes in mouth*
its a hyperbole