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"But there was a discipline, it was just that we didnt understand. We thought he was formless, but I think now he was tormented by order, what was outside it. He tore apart the plot - see his music was immediately on top of his own life. Echoing. As if, when he was playing he was lost and hunting for the right accidental notes. Listening to him was like talking to Coleman. You were both changing direction with every sentence, sometimes in the middle, using each other as a springboard through the dark. You were moving so fast it was unimportant to finish and clear everything. He would be describing something in 27 ways. There was pain and gentleness everything jammed into each number." - Author: Michael Ondaatje

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"Before I love you can come out of my mouth again, the front door swings open and Julia walks outside. "Were going to have to set some ground rules," she says. Theres more amusement in her voice than anger or annoyance."Sorry, Julia," I yell over my shoulder. I turn back to Lake and kiss her one last time, then take a step away from her. "Its just that Im madly in love with your daughter!""Yeah." Julia laughs. "I can see that." - Author: Colleen Hoover

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"Lying in bed that morning after a long and frantic run home, the door dead bolted, chained, and a chair hooked under the knob for good measure, Evangeline knew that she wouldnt be able to fall asleep. Every creak, every distant sound, drew her attention. Finally, when footsteps sounded from overhead, she watched the ceiling with a tangible fear that John Smith knew what shed done and that his secret wasnt safe." - Author: Shawn Kirsten Maravel

Quotes About Not Being The Center Of Attention

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