“She tried to put into words how it felt, what happened when it was good, when it was working, when the words were coming out of her before she knew what they were, bubbling up from her chest, like rhyming, like rapping, like jump-roping, she thought, jumping just before the rope hits your ankles.”
Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell
(I am on page 23 and this book is reminding me how utterly alone I felt a lot of the time during college. I do not want to go back to college at all. But I think this book is going to be good.)
that alone lost and scared feeling was both spot-on and a little too close for comfort sometimes.
“Happily ever after, or even just together ever after, is not cheesy,” Wren said. “It’s the noblest, like, the most courageous thing two people can shoot for.”