“Within the velvet cloaks of tenderness, our backs convulsed in quivering heat, pushing heat, pushing muscles to complete what minds begin and bodies always win.”
“Dominique, it’s abnormal to feel so strongly about anything!”
“How do you know what’s been killing me? Slowly, for years, driving me to hate people when I don’t want to hate…
Have you felt it too?
Have you seen how your best friends love everything about you – except the things that count?
And your most important is nothing to them, nothing, not even a sound they can recognize.”
“Pass the damn ham, please.”
“To live, to truly live, we must be willing to risk.
To be nothing in order to be everything.
To leap before we look.”
“My theory is – we don’t really go that far into other people, even when we think we do. We hardly ever go in and bring them out. We just stand at the jaws of the cave, and strike a match, and ask quickly if anybody’s there.”
“I guess people like to read about the things that they want the most but experience the least.”
“Stand a little less between me and the sun.”
“Life is hard.
It may be beautiful and wonderful but it is also hard.”