Sometimes I remind myself that I almost skipped the party, that I almost went to a different college, that the whim of a minute could have changed everything and everyone. Our lives, so settled, so specific, are built on happenstance.

Anna Quindlen, Every Last One  (via incessantcoffeedrinking)

I’ve said it before: If you don’t think your life is series of dominoes, you’re kidding yourself.

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