My father had taught me to be nice first, because you can always be mean later, but once you’ve been mean to someone, they won’t believe the nice anymore. So be nice, be nice, until it’s time to stop being nice, then destroy them.

—Laurell K. Hamilton, A Stroke of Midnight (via hqlines)

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is there anything on earth more anxiety inducing than being given unclear instructions and then put under time pressure

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