John and Jackie photographed by Mark Shaw with Caroline in Hyannis Port, 1959.  The last photograph was the president’s personal favorite picture ever taken of him.


do you ever get in one of those moods where you’re like feeling okay but you’re really sad at the same time and you just want to talk to someone and make them hug you but you feel annoying so you kind of just sit there being really sad


Lou Reed photographed by Waring Abbott in 1982


Hairdresser: do you like it?
Me: yes thank you

*goes home and cries*


shoutout to all the other ex-gifted & talented/honor student/straight a/senior editor/star student/99th percentile/once-creative burn-outs who have, since high school, realized they are truly miniscule fish in a giant, endless ocean, criticized themselves to the point of creative paralysis, and participated in so much self-sabotage they no longer see the point of doing anything at all because they’re just going to ruin it for themselves anyway


this one’s for you

Les Miserables in One Sentence
  • Javert: PUT THAT (bread, convict, mayor, prostitute, child, furniture, my morals) BACK WHERE IT CAME FROM OR SO HELP ME.