Instructions for bad decisions.

This is the fictional story of the life of a little girl called Lola:

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Lola was living a carefree life in a non-existent country called Maxico, a life full of books and flowers until one night, at a club, something terrible, but horribly cute!! happened to her:

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Hot gym guy Bernardo. POW!

Things with gym guy Bernardo were pretty great until the day he was like, “Oh by the way  i’m going back to my country forever now with my girlfriend Pam”.

Pam? Girlfriend?

Yeahp, his girlfriend Pam.

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UGH!

Anyway… this is not about Pam.

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REALLY not about Pam. Move along Paaaaaam!

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ANYWAY… Lola forgives Pam because she looks like she can’t even count to 10 and she can’t be mad with a girl who can’t even count, that would be sad, like being mad with a baby goat. No one can get mad with a baby goat. That would just be mean.

Sooooo where do you think this story is going? What happens next? She forgets about the guy? She eats a gallon of ice cream and lets it go?

There are so many options! think about it! What would you do after this? What would any normal, sane person do in this situation?…

Uh?


Well i hope your answer was buying a plane ticket and following the guy to his country, because that’s what Lola did.

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So, yeah, Lola sitting right there might looks like a horrible life example, or a very good example of what not to do. But, is she?

You know what happened with that guy once she got to Brasil? Nothing! Absolutely nothing!

She didn’t even called the guy, she never wanted to. A couple of days after she got there she forgot all about him.

Because, well no one cries for a guy in Brasil where there is all this food, and drinks and is hot gym guy paradise. And it would be really stupid to cry for a lemon in a land full of oranges. Beautiful, sexy oranges. 🙂 So, you see? Even what seemed like a very stupid thing to do ended up allright.

Really more than allright, i met a lot of amazing people, and visited some awesome places, and i ende… Ahhhh noooo, not i! LOLA i mean LOLA, Lola did.. arhhhhg, Ok… you got me, i have a confession to make “Lola” doesn’t really exists, I AM Lola, i was talking about me this whole time using a secret code name.

It was me, i did all that, i trust people i shouldn’t trust, and i do really stupid things for love.

You know?  that was not even the most stupid thing i’ve done, but i’m saving those… So what i’m trying to say is that even “bad” things have something good hiding in the middle.  Just like filled donuts. Life is fun like that i guess.

Sometimes mistakes push you to a place you needed to be, push you to someone else you needed to meet, or push you back to yourself, and make you grow up.

And sometimes i guess, it was never about me, sometimes when a person see what someone else is capable of doing for them, it makes them grow up start doing amazing things for themselves too.

So, at the end all the “bad” decisions of my life ended up being the best decisions of my life.

Want to make a REALLY bad decision? Never move, be scared to try things, be scared to fall in love with people, be afraid of what others will think of everything you do.

But then don’t blame other people at the end of your life, when your memories and life are empty. Because it was all your fault.

Really, it’s never too late for anything, and nothing you do for love is too crazy. No action made from the heart is ever wasted, there is always a reward or a lesson.

Sometimes i feel like i already lived more than some people do in their entire lifetimes and i’m forever thankful for all the doors that closed in my face, because they made me learn alot about myself and made me keep moving on and on.

And at the end of the night i’m at peace and happy with my decisions.

And i hope all those who hurt me can say the same about themselves, wherever they are.

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Paris, you thief.

 

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The month of november Paris, i’ll never forget.

The cold, the noise, your red lips. I’ll never forget.

 

Paris you were always talking, some things i never understood.

 

Paris, the seasons, the music.

You fly.

 

The years, like circles, i couldn’t stop them. All curled up in one.

 

Paris you and my life, you and my mistakes, you in my coffee, i’ll never forget.

 

Paris the rhythm of your people, the next step always on their minds.

They shake hands hard.

The food is salty, the wine is sweet.

Paris, the light in my eyes.

 

Paris my daughter, her voice, her steps, they are yours.

Do you remember her? Do you remember me?

 

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