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Coffee or Compliments?

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“I’d rather take coffee than compliments just now.”
― Louisa May Alcott, Little Women

Imaginary Worlds: Archan Nair and The Phantom Tolbooth

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“If something is there, you can only see it with your eyes open, but if it isn’t there, you can see it just as well with your eyes closed. That’s why imaginary things are often easier to see than real ones.”

-Norton Juster, The Phantom Tollbooth

Book of Life

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The goal is to make a space where a few ideas and images and feelings may be so arranged that a reader will want to linger awhile among them, rather than to flee. – Janet Malcolm

Quotidian: Cathedral

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“It seemed she was in a cathedral—if, that is, the earth itself were to dream a cathedral into being over thousands of years of water weeping through stone.”
― Laini Taylor, Daughter of Smoke & Bone

All Their Music

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Quote from The Voiceless by Oliver Wendell Holmes. Lettering by heypenman via Typeeverything

Quotidian

An hour later she stretched out a bare arm and tickled my ear and said: “Would you consider marrying me?”

“It wouldn’t last six months.”

“Well, for God’s sake,” she said, “suppose it didn’t. Wouldn’t it be worth it? What do you expect from life – full coverage against all possible risks?”

The Long Goodbye, Raymond Chandler

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