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April 06, 2012


It may fuck you up, but it also makes you write like a motherfucker. Bravissima. Jesus is doing fist-pumps in heaven.

Jilly, I love you unconditionally.

- JC

Sigh. I love y'all both. With much condition. The condition of y'all continuing to be y'alls awesome, entire selves, whole and genuine. xoxoxo

so beautiful and complete and at a loss
thank you for this and the feeling of it
and I'm sorry
good luck tomorrow

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