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Every Love Story Is a Ghost Story: A Life of David Foster Wallace Every Love Story Is a Ghost Story: A Life of David Foster Wallace by D.T. Max
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“Grammar, he saw, was agreement, community, consensus.”
D.T. Max, Every Love Story Is a Ghost Story: A Life of David Foster Wallace
“I go through a loop in which I notice all the ways I am - for just an example - self-centered and careerist and not true to standards and values that transcend my own petty interests, and feel like I'm not one of the good ones; but then I countenance the fact that here at least I am worrying about it; so then I feel better about myself (I mean, at least this stuff is on my mind, at least I'm dissatisfied with my level of integrity and commitment); but this soon becomes a vehicle for feeling superior to (imagined) Others...It has to do with God and gods and a basic sense of trust in the universe v. fear that the universe must be held at bay and micromanaged into giving me some smidgen of some gratification I feel I simply can't live without. It's all very confusing. I think I'm very honest and candid, but I'm also proud of how honest and candid I am - so where does that put me.”
D.T. Max, Every Love Story Is a Ghost Story: A Life of David Foster Wallace
“What goes on inside is just too fast and huge and all interconnected for words to do more than barely sketch the outlines of at most one tiny little part of it at any given instant.”
D.T. Max, Every Love Story Is a Ghost Story: A Life of David Foster Wallace
“He found Fraden, the department head, exactly how he hoped she’d be. They soon had a standing date to watch Buffy the Vampire Slayer every Tuesday night at her house. As”
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