… my body is haunted
wicked voice in my spirit has control
blinded by the beauty of my d a r k n e s s
I was taught to hate them, the vampires. It’s what I know. It’s what your father knew.
Do you honestly feel nothing for this girl, a girl fated to live the same life that you’ve endured? And now you’ve just taken away the last of her family, just as yours was taken away from you.
I’m scared that if I let myself be happy for just one moment, the world’s just going to come crashing down. And I don’t know if I can survive that.
celebrate elena: day one → season 1
“Dear Diary, today will be different. It has to be. I will smile, and it will be believable. My smile will say, “I’m fine, thank you. Yes, I feel much better.” I will no longer be the sad little girl that lost her parents. I will start fresh, be someone new. It’s the only way I’ll make it through.”