Alma, 16. 'It's the greatest burden i can think of, wanting to be extraordinary, but being mind-numbingly, sickeningly, painfully, ordinary.'

Mehndi (or henna painting) in India is a very important part of the wedding ritual and ceremony. As the story goes, the deeper the color obtained on the skin, the longer the love between the couple will last; hence the belief that a proper mehndi application is tantamount to a prayer to the gods for everlasting love and a successful marriage. 

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Cheyenne, October 2013 - Brooklyn, NY
Amanda Jasnowski

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→ My mom is a diabetic and she has a lot of health issues and her insurance dropped her and she needs her medicine to live            


She hasn’t taken her medicine in about a week, and her diabetes is so bad that she can only go without her medication for about a month before she starts having to get her limbs amputated or dies. Even if you can’t donate, please reblog and spread.


Klimt’s “The Kiss” by Alice Kendall


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sometimes tumblr’s US-centric social justice makes me so fucking frustrated. Right now sweden’s third biggest party are literally neo-nazis and our elections couldn’t even get onto trending tags today, goddamit.

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