That Paris exists and anyone could choose to live anywhere else in the world will always be a mystery to me

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via rooneymara |

Nostalgia is denial. Denial of the painful present. The name for this denial is Golden Age thinking - the erroneous notion that a different time period is better than the one ones living in - its a flaw in the romantic imagination of those people who find it difficult to cope with the present.