Mentally ill inmates are bearing the overwhelming brunt of a rise in brutality by corrections officers on Rikers Island, according to a new investigation by The New York Times.
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My philosophy is: It’s none of my business what people say of me and think of me. I am what I am, and I do what I do. I expect nothing, and accept everything. And it makes life so much easier.
Anybody else ever feel like more of a part-time nanny than a part of their family or is it just me?
What is there to say? You know how much I have loved you.
Zelda Fitzgerald to Scott Fitzgerald, cir. 1935 (via feellng)
They’ve promised that dreams CAN come true, but forgot to mention that nightmares are dreams too.
Oscar Wilde (via itsmicca)