Friendship is one mind in two bodies.
The world is frenzied-giving and taking.
Hatred imprisons the haters; love opens doors.
I was terrified of being dependent too, Alma,
To Flora, the doorbell sounded like the electric chair. Not
You were too busy chasing unrequited love that you forgot you could be beautiful to someone.
Heaven. I love the way you fit inside me.
The trick is to enjoy life. Don’t wish away your days, waiting for better ones ahead.
And what new life can emerge from a book. Any book, maybe.
Back then, when everybody thought the world would last forever, nobody had time for anything.