“No one tells us, girls who don’t go on dates, that remembering can be almost as good as what actually happens. Mother climbs all the way to the third floor and stands over me in my bed, but I act like I’m still asleep. Because I just want to remember it awhile.”
I loved that quote so much that I gasped when I read it and then proceeded to read it again 3 times. It is just so true, is it not?