Neurotic, ha!” I let out a scornful laugh. “If neurotic is wanting two mutually exclusive things at one and the same time, then I’m neurotic as hell. I’ll be flying back and forth between one mutually exclusive thing and another for the rest of my days.
—The Bell Jar
There is nothing quite like a book: the smell, the feel of the paper in your hands, the sound of turning pages.
Take no heed of her, she reads a lot of books.