for the thrill of the fall

life happened

That’s the problem with drinking, I thought, as I poured myself a drink. If something bad happens you drink in an attempt to forget; if something good happens you drink in order to celebrate; and if nothing happens you drink to make something happen.

—Charles Bukowski, Women (via kristallisch)

It has been a beautiful
fight
still
is

—Charles Bukowski (via winteraamy)