We talked about how not to lose oneself while giving and receiving love and how to keep our sense of self intact while opening ourselves up to the possibility of love. I marvelled at the sheer longevity of this battle, how it united us across age and geography.
 Samra Habib, We Have Always Been Here

“So I could forgive her everything, anything, and love her with all of the violence in my heart, and none of the need.”
Ariel Levy, The Rules Do Not Apply

“For Marcia, whose mind contains everything and destroys nothing, understanding dreams and nightmares, who looks on tempests and is not shaken, who lives among the damned and is not afraid of them, a living soul among the dead.”
 Germaine Greer, The Female Eunuch

“One day I will find the right words, and they will be simple.”
― Jack Kerouac, The Dharma Bums