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"Throughout her life, she behaved as if she had never heard anyone suggest that a woman couldn't do entirely as she pleased." ~ Francine Prose
"Reading Chekhov, I felt not happy, exactly, but as close to happiness as I knew I was likely to come. And it occurred to me that this was the pleasure and mystery of reading, as well as the answer to those who say that books will disappear. For now, books are still the best way of taking great art and its consolations along with us on a bus." ~ Francine Prose
"With so much reading ahead of you, the temptation might be to speed up. But in fact it's essential to slow down and read every word. Because one important thing that can be learned by reading slowly is the seemingly obvious but oddly underappreciated fact that language is the medium we use in much the same way a composer uses notes, the way a painter uses paint. I realize it may seem obvious, but it's surprising how easily we lose sight of the fact that words are the raw material out of which literature is crafted." ~ Francine Prose
"Like, for example, sleeve length. Should he hide the tattoos? Or just wear a T-shirt and let "them" do the talking? If one picture's worth a thousand words, that's the first two thousand right there, two thousand minus the hi howareya nicetameetcha." ~ Francine Prose
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I brought you some coffee." he held out the cup but she waved it away."I hate that stuff. It tastes like feet."At that he smiled. "How would you know what feet taste like?""I just know."-Luke and Clary, pg.209-"
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