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I’ve always been able to vomit as silently as a ninja; it’s a questionable talent and a poor party trick.”

― Jason Purdy, Cigarette

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“Yes, the world was very strange. But you had to walk through. That was the trick. You had to keep walking through, always, with your chin held high, the way she had passed through the tunnels of the underworld, with only the dim light of the lumpen to guide her. That was the other trick, the other truth: Light would come to you from unexpected places.”
― Lauren Oliver, The Spindlers