Lighted advertisements went running up dark red facades and dissipating again. He would pass girls; he would turn to look; but the prettier the face, the harder it was to take the plunge.
I just want your voice aimed at me again. I want to absorb the direction of your eyes…
A girl should be two things: classy and fabulous.
Oh my eye Betty Martin! Aren’t I glad it isn’t me that’s going to school! It looks just like a prison.
I foresee no possibility of venturing into themes showing a closer view of reality for a long time to come. The public itself will not have it. What it wants is a gun and a girl.
Don’t you know girls have to fool people every day of their lives if they want to get anywhere?
…ducks and geese are foolish things, and must be looked after, but girls can take care of themselves.
I feel like a paper cut just waiting to bleed.
No! I had too many variables! Two of those variables were actually the same variable, so I revised the equation and then it all made perfect sense!” Ada was truly excited. “You seem truly excited, Lady Ada,” said Anna cautiously.
…girls were like poems: weird, incomprehensible and boring, but those “in the know