Philippe Holland’s last delivery of the night Tuesday, a cheeseburger deluxe to a West Philadelphia rowhouse, was an order so small he didn’t bother to carry his pizza delivery bag…
Sound familiar? Please don’t let this fall by the wayside; nothing but target practice to these pigs, officers and civilians alike. Another example of why it doesn’t matter whether you’re in the “wrong” neighborhood or the “right” neighborhood - it’s always the wrong place and time when you’re the wrong color. Remember kids: don’t wear hoodies, try not to look suspicious, appease them so they won’t kill you and your kin.
“Every reader finds himself. The writer’s work is merely a kind of optical instrument that makes it possible for the reader to discern what, without this book, he would perhaps never have seen in himself.”— Marcel Proust (via thebookguru)
“You are the books you read, the films you watch, the music you listen to, the people you meet, the dreams you have, the conversations you engage in. You are what you take from these. You are the sound of the ocean, the breath of fresh air, the brightest light and the darkest corner. You are a collective of every experience you have had in your life. You are every single day. So drown yourself in a sea of knowledge and existence. Let the words run through your veins and let the colors fill your mind.”—Unknown (via svkquotes)
I’m cute and I’m smart and I’m creative and there are people who love me and care about me and there are so many animals to see and kiss and pet and there are so many flowers to smell and so many people to meet and so much of the world to explore and life is cool