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The Passion by Jeanette Winterson
“They say that every snowflake is different. If that were true, how could the world go on? How could we ever get up off our knees? How could we ever recover from the wonder of it?

By forgetting. We cannot keep in mind too many things.
There is only the present and nothing to remember.”
Jeanette Winterson
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The Passion by Jeanette Winterson
“I say I'm in love with her. What does that mean?

It means I review my future and my past in the light of this feeling. It is as though I wrote in a foreign language that I am suddenly able to read. Wordlessly, she explains me to myself. LIke genius she is ignorant of what she does.”
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March 2015 Book Of The Month

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Ghana Must Go
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“She decided it was perhaps a little like marriage itself: a good idea that, like all ideas, lived awkwardly on earth. -Terrific Mother”
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Christine Arylo
“Our joy and love come from knowing what's really important to me and then living a life that reflects it”
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Junot Díaz
“She's sensitive, too. Takes to hurt the way water takes to paper.”
Junot Díaz, This Is How You Lose Her
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Andy Andrews
“When you know that everything matters—that every move counts as much as any other—you will begin living a life of permanent purpose.”
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Aleatha has completed a goal of reading 35 books for the 2012 Reading Challenge!
 
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