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bittersweet (adj.) happiness tinged with sadness or pain

autumn 2013. my first autumn in portland, oregon. i wandered the street, falling in love with this beautiful city. “look at how gorgeous the colours of the leaves are!” i exclaimed with heart-shaped eyes to my friend. to which, she said matter-of-factly, “that just means they are going to die soon. it’s their final breath […]