"He was away for almost four years during the war. When he wrote me letters, he was never allowed to tell me where he was. So he’d draw cartoons to help me guess."
"I’m the original John Lennon! I was born 18 months earlier."
"Deep inside, I know that my pathological resistance to homemade cuisine comes from something more than a desire to drain my parents of their financial resources and waste endless quantities of cardboard and Styrofoam. There is something so comforting, so magical, about the meal simply arriving, already smelling like itself, laid out like a road map to satisfaction."
“Whatever. Whatever perversion caused him to like her was his problem. But he did like her, she was sure of it.”
—Rainbow Rowell, Eleanor & Park