At some point, you just pull off the Band-Aid, and it hurts, but then it’s over and you’re relieved.
John Green, Looking for Alaska (via feellng)
That was the thing. You never got used to it, the idea of someone being gone. Just when you think it’s reconciled, accepted, someone points it out to you, and it just hits you all over again, that shocking.
Sarah Dessen, The Truth About Forever (via feellng)