John D. MacDonald

“At times it seems as if arranging to have no commitment of any kind to anyone would be a special freedom. But in fact the whole idea works in reverse. The most deadly commitment of all is to be committed only to one's self. Some come to realize this after they are in the nursing home.”

John D. MacDonald, The Lonely Silver Rain
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The Lonely Silver Rain (Travis McGee #21) The Lonely Silver Rain by John D. MacDonald
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