"A book, too, can be a star, a living fire to lighten the darkness, leading out into the expanding universe."
"Fall in love with the sound of her voice, because that’s the first thing you’ll lose when she’s gone."
"I just want to sleep. A coma would be nice. Or amnesia. Anything, just to get rid of this, these thoughts, whispers in my mind."
Laurie Halse Anderson (via feellng
"She’s the kind of girl a guy meets when he’s too young, and he fucks up because there’s too much living to do. But later he realizes she’s perfect."