cute date idea: let me sleep in your bed for hours on end because I’m tired of being a person
I liked Anna so much more 3 years ago
what a terrible feeling it is to inconsistently love yourself
"It’s up to you."
Devin mapped out the destinations and locations over and over and found that Toledo was only eight hours from home, closer than she thought. Forging paths from Pennsylvania to Wisconsin, she snaked through mountains and Pittsburgh suburbs and the cornfields that lined the way.
“Only eight hours tomorrow,” Devin thought. She had enough music to keep her occupied and sleeping in the car was always an option. It was exhausting to travel with her family. Even after two days on the road, spending a week “relaxing” together sounded like torture.
Devin continued to scan the map to discover that Missouri bordered Illinois on the southwest side. She had never been there and had always thought it to be on the southeast in place of Kentucky. She was sure to remember now, as Jackson had just returned from school in St. Louis.
This realization startled her. Devin put down the map and delicately traced the cotton seams of her pillow, thinking of what she had yet to learn for herself.
All she knew was only what she had experienced: small town Pennsylvania and the states that led her to Lake Michigan on that familiar trek…
what if people named their kids when they turn 18 so the kid has a name that fits its personality