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#1. Soon she was going to have to relinquish her self-image as a hermit. - Author: Nevada Barr
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#2. Anna ... envied Joan's deep connection with the human race. She was a member of the club. Anna was half convinced she'd been begotten by a passing alien life-form on a human woman. It was as good an explanation as any for the sense she had of being an outsider. - Author: Nevada Barr
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#3. In a world that is becoming increasingly virtual, the parks remain places of visceral beauty. Places where we can remember that we are but a small part of the life on this planet, and that it is a truly wonderful planet and the only one we've got. - Author: Nevada Barr
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#4. Widowhood conferred a mystery and status divorce lacked. The difference between returning World War II and Vietnam veterans. Both had been through a war, but a judgmental public conferred glory only on those who had been victimized in a socially acceptable manner. - Author: Nevada Barr
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#5. Words could hurt worse than any stone, and the bruises lasted longer. Harboring - Author: Nevada Barr
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#6. Like many people who lasted any length of time in the rescue professions, she'd worn out the 'if' factor pretty quickly. You were where you were. You went where you went. You did what you could. Mostly, people were better off after you showed up than before. - Author: Nevada Barr
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#7. One cannot be kind in any meaningful way over any length of time without also being good. - Author: Nevada Barr
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#8. Thigpen gave her that cringing, sly feeling incompetents in denial always engendered. In government service, she'd felt it enough times to trust her instincts. Randy - Author: Nevada Barr
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#9. The batteries in his radio died and came back so often they could have had regular roles on Buffy the Vampire Slayer. - Author: Nevada Barr
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#10. Another terrific reason for not having children: it was so disturbing when animals ate them. - Author: Nevada Barr
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#11. Only humans, cursed with the knowledge of their own mortality and that of those whom they loved, were truly alone; each trapped in an ivory tower of skull and bone peeking out through the windows of the soul. THE - Author: Nevada Barr
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#12. Because of our library system anyone in America can educate themselves in any field they desire. If they are confused, librarians (that without exception in my forty-seven years experience with them) actually want to help; they take the time to try and get whatever is needed. For free. For anybody. - Author: Nevada Barr
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#13. For a while they sat without talking. Anna got her daypack and dug out a paperback copy of Ivanhoe. It produced a book's inevitable effect. In cats it stimulated the urge to sit on the pages. In humans it stimulated conversation. - Author: Nevada Barr
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#14. You've got to stay in the game. Your luck's bound to change. Be a shame to miss it, - Author: Nevada Barr
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#15. EMTs learned to love brave patients
they weren't nearly such a pain in the ass as the whiners
but not to trust them. In the name of courage, they would hide symptoms, not ask for help when there was help hovering around them anxious to give them succor ... - Author: Nevada Barr
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#16. The exhilarating alignment of the heavens was sufficiently rare that she recognized her moment of joy, thus making the joy that much more potent. - Author: Nevada Barr
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#17. Bad vibes, an underlying sickness or misery that oozed out around the edges of conversations and interactions. - Author: Nevada Barr
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#18. added because it was the polite thing to do. "I'm going home," Cricket insisted as if Anna had threatened to drag her bodily back into the - Author: Nevada Barr
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#19. In a culture dominated, if not by violence, then certainly by overheated reports of it dished out by a ratings-starved news media, it reassured her that the love of peace and natural order was still extant in the human soul. - Author: Nevada Barr
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#20. It was a number of years of crashing and burning before I made the discovery that I was not God. Finally I realized that though I was not God, I was of God - Author: Nevada Barr
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#21. look at Caroline's hands. - Author: Nevada Barr
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#22. You use your whole body like you did when you played as a kid. Grown-up amusements don't allow for crawling and wriggling, getting good and muddy, and tearing the knees of your pants. - Author: Nevada Barr
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#23. We are one another's angels. - Author: Nevada Barr
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#24. American mythology would have it that divorced or widowed women in their middle years were desperate to remarry. That had not been Polly's experience. Most had made lives they enjoyed and would only compromise for a very shiny white knight with a particularly breathtaking steed. - Author: Nevada Barr
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#25. Now, finally, the earth was hers with no taint of Heaven. - Author: Nevada Barr
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#26. Whoever had come up with the chant "Sticks and stones may break my bones but words will never hurt me" had been an idiot. - Author: Nevada Barr
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#27. Anna took her solace where she always did. The smell of the earth, the touch of the sky held for her a special alchemy, able to turn loneliness into aloneness, and so make it, if not sacred, at least bearable. - Author: Nevada Barr
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#28. Anna remembered her fifth grade teacher, Mr. White, telling her that hatred wasn't the worst of emotions. If one hated, one still cared. Indifference was the most inhuman. - Author: Nevada Barr
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#29. Worry about right and wrong wasn't a concept he embraced. Right and wrong were ephemerals; they changed from every angle, from hour to hour, depending on which side of any of a thousand borders a soldier was born. - Author: Nevada Barr
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#30. Hers was an evil-sounding chuckle that Anna loved. The sort of chortle Dorothy might have heard shortly before all hell broke loose in the land of Oz - Author: Nevada Barr
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#31. Nature was taking back what had once been hers. - Author: Nevada Barr
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#32. Perhaps love was like the mumps. If a woman came down with it after forty, it could kill her - Author: Nevada Barr
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#33. From long experience she knew that she wore her loneliness like armor. Very few people ever recognized it for what it was. To the casual observer it looked very much like arrogance. Sometimes it was. - Author: Nevada Barr
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#34. What we have done is unacceptable. - Author: Nevada Barr
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#35. Prison would kill him. Not neatly or cleanly or quickly, It would kill him with ten thousand days of gray, each taking a bite of his sanity until all that remained was huddled terror with the body of a man wrapped around it. - Author: Nevada Barr
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#36. Part of her soul ... gloried in the sheer bodacious unnaturalness of it. Putting a great blue-green water park smack down in the red desert complete with cactus, trading posts, genuine Navajo Indians, and five kinds of rattlesnakes was theater of the absurd at its most outrageous. - Author: Nevada Barr
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#37. Anna drove with the window rolled down, breathing in the essence of autumn: an exhalation of a forest readying itself for sleep, a smell so redolent with nostalgia a pleasant ache warmed her bones and she was nagged with the sense of a loss she could not remember. - Author: Nevada Barr
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#38. But he was big and, superwoman or not, Anna knew when all else was equal, big won. Young won. The point was to make sure all else was as unequal as possible. - Author: Nevada Barr
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#39. Dose it ever amaze and delight you that of all the places in the world - cold grassy nests under hedgerows, warm patches of sun on a carpet - the cat chooses to sit on your lap? - Author: Nevada Barr
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#40. To be human was to be melodramatic, to feel things acutely, love and hate and lust, to search for the Holy Grail, outrun the other kids in the fifty-yard dash and care mightily about it. - Author: Nevada Barr
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