Women's lib, Frannie had decided, was nothing more nor less than an outgrowth of the technological society. Women were at the mercy of their bodies. They were smaller. They tended to be weaker. A man couldn't get with child, but a woman could---every four-year-old knows it. And a pregnant woman is a vulnerable human being. Civilization had provided an umbrella of sanity that both sexes could stand beneath.
If we don't have each other, we go crazy with loneliness. When we do, we go crazy with togetherness.
Silent white light filled the world. And the righteous and unrighteous alike were consumed in that holy fire.
Even the company of the mad was better than the company of the dead.
You couldn't not like someone who liked the guitar.
It's hard enough for a person to keep their own socks pulled up, let alone someone else's.
Superstition, like true love, needs time to grow and reflect upon itself.
For God's sake, Larry, grow up. Develop a little self-righteousness. A lot of that is an ugly thing, God knows, but a little spread over all your scruples is an absolute necessity!
Your first impulse is to share good news, your second is to club someone with it.
Life was such a wheel that no man could stand upon it for long. And it always, at the end, came round to the same place again.
That wasn't any act of God. That was an act of pure human fuckery.
God doesn't bribe, child. He just makes a sign and lets people take it as they will.
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