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If Walls Could Talk by Lucy Worsley
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What Matters Most is How Well You Walk Through the Fire by Charles Bukowski
“and when love came to us twice
and lied to us twice
we decided to never love again
that was fair
fair to us
and fair to love itself.

we ask for no mercy or no
miracles;
we are strong enough to live
and to die and to
kill flies,

attend the boxing matches, go to the racetrack,
live on luck and skill,
get alone, get alone often,
and if you can't sleep alone
be careful of the words you speak in your sleep;
and
ask for no mercy
no miracles;

and don't forget:
time is meant to be wasted,
love fails
and death is useless.”
Charles Bukowski
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“I will remember the kisses
our lips raw with love
and how you gave me
everything you had
and how I
offered you what was left of
me,
and I will remember your small room
the feel of you
the light in the window
your records
your books
our morning coffee
our noons our nights
our bodies spilled together
sleeping
the tiny flowing currents
immediate and forever
your leg my leg
your arm my arm
your smile and the warmth
of you
who made me laugh
again.”
Charles Bukowski
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Complicated Women by Mick LaSalle
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One Summer by Bill Bryson
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The Far Traveler by Nancy Marie Brown
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Norwegian Wood by Haruki Murakami
Norwegian Wood
by Haruki Murakami
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The White Queen by Philippa Gregory
The White Queen (The Cousins' War, #1)
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Anaïs Nin
“I have no brakes on...analysis is for those who are paralyzed by life.”
Anaïs Nin, The Diary of Anaïs Nin, Vol. 1: 1931-1934

Kurt Vonnegut
“Maturity is a bitter disappointment for which no remedy exists, unless laughter could be said to remedy anything.”
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Edna St. Vincent Millay
“After all my erstwhile dear, my no longer cherished;
Need we say it was not love, just because it perished? ”
Edna St. Vincent Millay

F. Scott Fitzgerald
“There must have been moments even that afternoon when Daisy tumbled short of his dreams -- not through her own fault, but because of the colossal vitality of his illusion. It had gone beyond her, beyond everything. He had thrown himself into it with a creative passion, adding to it all the time, decking it out with every bright feather that drifted his way. No amount of fire or freshness can challenge what a man will store up in his ghostly heart.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby

Kurt Vonnegut
“If I should ever die, God forbid, let this be my epitaph:
THE ONLY PROOF HE NEEDED
FOR THE EXISTENCE OF GOD
WAS MUSIC”
Kurt Vonnegut

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