Studies Show… Intelligent girls are more depressed because they know what the world is really like. Don’t think for a beat it makes it better when you sit her down and tell her everything’s gonna be all right. She knows in society she either is a devil or an angel with no in between. She speaks in the third person so she can forget that she’s me

— Opheliac - Emilie Autumn

You know the games I play and the words I say when I want my own way. You know the lies I tell when you’ve gone through hell and I say I can’t stay. You know how hard it can be to keep believing in me, when everything and everyone becomes my enemy. And when there’s nothing more you can do, I’m gonna blame it on you. It’s not the way I wanna be. I only hope that in the end you will see, it’s the opheliac in me

— Emilie Autumn - Opheliac