Sunday, July 10, 2011

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Broken, originally uploaded by ~sierra sugar~.


"I'm done hopin' we'll work out. I'm done with how it feels, spinin my wheels. I'm done thinkin' you'll ever change and I know my heart will never be the same, but even on my weakest days......I get a little bit stronger."

There is much talk about love and holding on, never giving up, always being patient. The movie "A Walk to Remember" quotes 1 Corinthians with this definition of love:

"Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. It is not rude, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs. Love does not delight in evil, but rejoices with the truth. It always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres. Love never fails. 1 Corinthians 13:4"

But what do you do when you feel all of that and more but it is not returned? "Just Friends" is the most painful phrase to any heart in this position. What do you do when you would do anything for someone, but they in turn would do anything for someone else? What do you do when the daily friendship is like acid in your chest. When every conversation with them, every phone call from them, every message from them, as innocent as they may be, is a reminder that everything you want stops at the word "Friend"?

At some point you have to protect your heart, and your sanity. Sometimes, the hardest thing you'll ever have to do is just simply let go no matter how much they beg you to stay. Let go and wish them the best. Let go and hope they continue to find all the happiness in life you ever wanted for them, and that maybe someday you will too. Let go because being just friends is a daily reminder of just how much it hurts to never cross that line. It doesn't mean you're weak, or that you love the person any less, but that maybe its time to love yourself a little too.

"I can't make you love me if you don't. I can't make your heart feel something it won't. Here in the dark in these final hours I would lay down my heart and I'll feel the power, but you won't."


Thursday, July 7, 2011

[SPRY] Pied-a-Terre



A while ago Stacie Pryor sent me one of her build's, the Pied-a-Terre home.  I fell immediately in love with this cozy, warm, tuscan-style little villa and delighted in decorating it.  The home features a patio, livingroom, kitchen, a solarium/sunroom/hallway that divides two rooms (you decide the use.  Mine were bedroom and bathroom).  The home is roomy enough to furnish and not be crowded, but still small and cozy.  Thank you, Stacie for your amazing build and your generosity.

Below you will find pictures as well as descriptions of items used to furnish the home, including decor from Dutchie, {What Next}, LISP, and The Loft.  Stacie Pryor's home can be found on the Marketplace under her store name [SPRY].

ITEMS FEATURED IN ABOVE PICTURE: (ENTRANCE)
LISP - Professor Jazzmonkey's Sunbeam Catcher & Rug
*ARGRACE* - Mellow Sofa (Brown)
*ARGRACE* - Mellow Chair (Opening Gift)
LISP - Pile of Leaves (Autumn)


[SPRY PIED-A-TERRE LIVINGROOM


{what next} - Laurel Armchair
{what next} - Laurel Loveseat
LISP - Patchwork Rug
{what next} - Divine Chaise Longue
{what next} - October Shadow Box
{what next} -  November Shadow Box
The Loft - Castara Lighting
Arcana Nuevo - Vase w/ Stand (Large)
Crypto - Woman
The Loft - Castara Drape Peach


[SPRY] PIED-A-TERRE KITCHEN



The Loft - Butcher Block (Green)
The Loft - Castara Dining Table, Chairs, & Accessories
The Loft - Castara Lighting
The Loft - Castara Kitchen Sink, Shelves, & Accessories
Southern Comfort - Antique Stove
The Loft - Castara Buffet, Shelves, & Accessories
The Loft - Milk Pail Stool
The Loft - Various Still Life Pictures
LISP - Restoration Clock
The Loft - Aloe Pot Med & Mini
{what next} - Laurel Log Basket
Dutchie - Hanging Ferns
The Loft - Castara Rug
LISP - Lullaby Bright Flower Arrangement
JJ Lane's Furniture - Tray w/ 3 Candles (Braata Linen)
JJ Lane's Furniture - Tray w/ 3 Candles (Morant Black)
The Loft - Stefan Clock Bronze
The Loft - Castar Fridge
JJ Lane's Furniture - Fireplace Tools