They won’t last forever.
Let’s get out of here.
They were strange days.
All the world’s a jungle gym.
Let’s make this twilight last forever.
At the age of 16, I already felt angry, cynical, and old.
An afternoon at the dinosaur park.
In case you weren’t sick of school and winter enough already.
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