She is a friend of my mind. She gather me, man. The pieces I am, she gather them and give them back to me in all the right order.
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I get angry about things, then go on and work.
Sweet, crazy conversations full of half sentences, daydreams and misunderstandings more thrilling than understanding could ever be.
For now he knew what Shalimar knew: If you surrendered to the air, you could ride it.
In trying to make the slave experience intimate, I hoped the sense of things being both under control and out of control would be persuasive throughout; that the order and quietitude of every day life would be violently disrupted by the chaos of the needy dead; that the herculean effort to forget would be threatened by memory desperate to stay alive. To render enslavement as a personal experience, language must first get out of the way.
You already alone. If you want more alone, I can knock you into the middle of next week, and leave you there.
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