If any of you are sad or depressed and there’s a voice in your head saying it’d be much better if you ended it all: I understand completely and I want you to know that I have no idea if it gets better.
But I need you to push on through in case one of us finds out first.
“Don’t fool yourself. English isn’t inherently superior, or easier to learn, or more sonically pleasing. Its international usage comes from forceful assimilation and legacy of colonialistic injection. It isn’t a deed that one should take pride in.”—
my uncle left this comment on his friend’s Facebook status, a white British man who was bragging about how easy it is to be a native English speaker when trekking to different nations. (via maarnayeri)