grey’s anatomy meme » (9/9) episodes - now or never

did you say it? “i love you. i don’t ever want to live without you. you changed my life.” did you say it? make a plan. set a goal. work toward it, but every now and then, look around. drink it in ‘cause this is it. it might all be gone tomorrow.

Grey’s AnatomyDeterioration of the Fight or Flight Response

↳ Human beings need a lot of things to feel alive. Family…Love…Sex. But we only need one thing to actually be alive. We need a beating heart. When our heart is threatened, we respond in one of two ways. We either run. Or we attack. There’s a scientific term for this: fight or flight. It’s instinct. We can’t control it. Or can we?

 Grey’s Anatomy: Yesterday

After careful consideration and many sleepless nights, here’s what I’ve decided. There’s no such thing as a grown-up. We move on, we move out, we move away from our families and form our own. But the basic insecurities, the basic fears and all those old wounds just grow up with us.

They say we can repress our memories. I wonder if we’re just keeping them safe somewhere. Because no matter how painful they are, they are our most valuable possessions… They made us who we are.”