“Growing up, I took so many cues from books. They taught me most of what I knew about what people did, about how to behave. They were my teachers and my advisors.”—Neil Gaiman, The Ocean at the End of the Lane
“My wish for you is that you continue. Continue to be who and how you are, to astonish a mean world with your acts of kindness. Continue to allow humor to lighten the burden of your tender heart.”—Maya Angelou
Confused by the wind, bruised by the size of the rain, she turned back to him and begged for love to remain. But plans have been made, all of the furniture sold. So store up your hate and use it for warmth when you’re cold.