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Christmas Eve at Friday Harbor

Lisa Kleypas

Top 10 Best Quotes

“I like pessimists. They’re always the ones who bring life jackets for the boat.”

“A good conversation always involves a certain amount of complaining. I like to bond over mutual hatreds and petty grievances.”

“I didn't know that, you take your coffee seriously, dont you?' 'Every morning, I run to the coffeemaker like a soldier returning to a lost love after the war.”

“It was often in small moments that significant things were revealed.”

“If I listened to your advice, I'd be making your mistakes instead of my own.”

“I’ve lost someone, too. And there were no rules for how to deal with the death of someone you loved. You had to accept that the loss would always stay with you, like a reminder note pinned to the inside of your jacket. But there were still opportunities for happiness. Even joy.”

“Most of the time when couples argue, it’s not really about the thing they’re fighting about; there’s a deeper reason why they’re arguing.”

“Did you fall in love with her?" "I care about her. A lot." "You're not supposed to marry someone if you don't fall in love with her." "Well, love is a choice, too." Holly shook her head. "I think it's something that happens to you." Mark smiled into her small, earnest face. "Maybe it's both," he said, and tucked her in.”

“The smarter you are, the more reasons you have to be miserable.”


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Book Keywords:

conversation, pessimism, best-coffee-comment, bonding, complaining

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