"You’re going to die someday without ever having had enough trouble in your life."
Kent Haruf (Plainsong)
"A girl is different. They want things. They need things on a regular schedule. Why, a girl’s got purposes you and me can’t even imagine. They got ideas in their heads you and me can’t even suppose."
"He wanted to think of words that would make some difference but there were none in any language he knew that were sufficient to the moment or that would change a single thing."
Kent Haruf, Eventide (via anamorphosis-and-isolate)