“The world keeps moving but that doesn’t mean it’s leaving me behind.”
“I’m grateful for the time I have.”
Songs for starting over.
“I wish I could take my own advice more often.”
“Going nowhere fast has been the mood lately.”
“Stability seemed to be a dream that I’d never be able to achieve.”
“I don’t want to waste my breath.”
“I’ve been thinking a lot about my experience of being a teenager.”
“Everyone deserves a love like yours.”
“The signs of change are minute, but they exist.”
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