"I could recognize him by touch alone, by smell; I would know him blind, by the way his breaths came and his feet struck the earth. I would know him in death, at the end of the world."
"I was born into a world that had no place for me…So I created my own."
"At the bottom of her heart, however, she was waiting for something to happen. Like shipwrecked sailors, she turned despairing eyes upon the solitude of her life, seeking afar off some white sail in the mists of the horizon."
"A great fire burns within me, but no one stops to warm themselves at it, and passers-by only see a wisp of smoke."