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Water for Elephants

sara gruen

Top 10 Best Quotes

“When two people are meant to be together, they will be together. It's fate.”

“With a secret like that, at some point the secret itself becomes irrelevant. The fact that you kept it does not.”

“I want her to melt into me, like butter on toast. I want to absorb her and walk around for the rest of my days with her encased in my skin. I want.”

“When you are five, you know your age down to the month. Even in your twenties, you know how old you are. I'm twenty-three you say, or maybe twenty-seven. But then in your thirties, something strange starts to happen. It is a mere hiccup at first, an instant of hesitation. How old are you? Oh, I'm--you start confidently, but then you stop. You were going to say thirty-three, but you are not. You're thirty-five. And then you're bothered, because you wonder if this is the beginning of the end. It is, of course, but it's decades before you admit it.”

“Life is the most spectacular show on earth ♥”

“Keeping up the appearance of having all your marbles is hard work, but important.”

“When will people learn that just because you can make something doesn’t mean you should?”

“The more distressing the memory, the more persistent it's presence. ”

“Age is a terrible thief. Just when you're getting the hang of life, it knocks your legs out from under you and stoops your back. It makes you ache and muddies your head and silently spreads cancer throughout your spouse.”

“Even as your body betrays you, your mind denies it.”

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fiction, want, water-for-elephants, mind, truth, secrets, obsession, denial, age, life, aging, desire, betrayal, body

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