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Angry, and half in love with you, and tremendously sorry, I turned away.

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The loneliest moment in someone’s life is when they are watching their whole world fall apart, and all they can do is stare blankly.
I fell in love with her courage, her sincerity, and her flaming self respect. And it’s these things I’d believe in, even if the whole world ...
I want excitement; and I don’t care what form it takes or what I pay for it, so long as it makes my heart beat.
I don’t want just words. If that’s all you have for me, you’d better go.
I can’t exactly describe how I feel, but it’s not quite right. And it leaves me cold.
I hope she’ll be a fool — that’s the best thing a girl can be in this world, a beautiful little fool.
Life starts all over again when it gets crisp in the fall.
Things are sweeter when they’re lost. I know—because once I wanted something and got it. It was the only thing I ever wanted badly…and...
Actually that’s my secret — I can’t even talk about you to anybody because I don’t want any more people to know how wonderful you are.
And in the end, we were all just humans.. drunk on the idea that love, only love, could heal our brokenness.
I was within and without. Simultaneously enchanted and repelled by the inexhaustible variety of life.
He looked at her the way all girls wanted to be looked at.