Yamamoto Tsunetomo, from Hagakure (“The Book of the Samurai”)
Welp, the girlfran don’t wanna see me, body is sore, i’m tired, and im about to get picked up to go sleep on a couch so we can wake up in the AM and pass out flyers for the tattoo shop. As long as i can get 8 hours of sleep, I’ll be alright. Pleeeease! I need this!
a passionate physical and emotional love based on aesthetic enjoyment; stereotype of romantic love
a love that is played as a game or sport; conquest; may have multiple partners at once
an affectionate love that slowly develops from friendship, based on similarity
love that is driven by the head, not the heart
obsessive love; experience great emotional highs and lows; very possessive and often jealous lovers
selfless altruistic love; spiritual;
Norwegian Wood, Haruki Murakami (via quote-book)
Cesare Pavese (via existentrillest)
Took me some time to learn this, very true.