“I wanted to be wanted and he was very beautiful, kissed with his eyes closed, and only felt good while moving. You could drown in those eyes, I said, so it’s summer, so it’s suicide, so we’re helpless in sleep and struggling at the bottom of the pool.”

Richard Siken, Crush (via weepling)

ankosv:

AF vandevorst spring summer 1999

squm:

Day (detail) by William Adolphe Bouguereau (1825-1905)

oil on canvas, 1884

bienenkiste:

Ph. Ekaterina Bazhenova

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