"It’s not my responsibility to be beautiful. I’m not alive for that purpose. My existence is not about how desirable you find me."
"But when we sit together, close, we melt into each other with phrases. We are edged with mist. We make an unsubstantial territory."
"I like her. She makes life interesting. She, herself, is interesting, I suppose. She talks right from the heart. I appreciate her frankness and I like the fact that she doesn’t force the natural flow of a conversation. There’s personality in her words. She thus gets to the core of things and that’s important because with her — I can talk knowing that the talk is real! Oh believe me, it’s amazingly real! And she also gives me the opportunity to listen as fully and completely as possible. And I can’t seem to get her out of my head […]"