do you know when you read a book that’s just so well written that when you finish it you can’t help but just sit there in silence for a few minutes just thinking about it, and then you reread the last couple pages, and just close the book and kind of stroke the cover in a weird sort of way and just keep thinking because it leaves such a strong impression on you that it just kinda haunts you in the back of your mind for the next few days
"Do you think I am wonderful?" She asked him one day as he leaned against the trunk of a petrified maple.
"No," he said.
"Because so many girls are wonderful. I imagine hundreds of men have called their loves wonderful today, and its only noon. You couldn't be something that hundreds of others are."
Everything is Illuminated - Jonathan Safran Foer(via g-isforgeorgia)
“No,” he said.
“Because so many girls are called wonderful. I imagine hundreds of men have called their loves wonderful today, and it’s only noon. You couldn’t be something that hundreds of others are."