They were so strong in their beliefs that there came a time when it hardly mattered what exactly those beliefs were; they all fused into a single stubbornness.
Love won’t be tampered with, love won’t go away. Push it to one side and it creeps to the other.
Hunger steals the memory
I got well by talking. Death could not get a word in edgewise, grew discouraged, and traveled on.
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