You missed a lot of heartache, sure. But David, you missed a lot of joy.
("The Memory Keeper's Daughter")
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She didn't love him and he didn't love her; she was like an addiction, and what they were doing had a darkness to it, a weight.
They turned a distracted gaze on the world, wide-eyed, somehow, and questioning.
Grief, it seemed, was a physical place.
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The man with a toothache thinks everyone happy whose teeth are sound. The poverty-stricken man makes the same mistake about the rich man.
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