Sitting Alone Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 92 Quotes About Sitting Alone

#1. When you're young
a pair of
female
high-heeled shoes
just sitting
alone
in the closet
can fire your
bones;
when you're old
it's just
a pair of shoes
without
anybody
in them
and
just as
well. - Author: Charles Bukowski
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#2. My overcoat is worn out; my shirts also are worn out. And I ask to be allowed to have a lamp in the evening; it is indeed wearisome sitting alone in the dark. - Author: William Tyndale
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#3. I was watching Rocky with a friend of mine. And there's all these scenes of him sitting on this dirty mattress, alone- this guy is so alone, it's beautiful how alone he is. Nobody's alone like that anymore. Nobody. - Author: Louis C.K.
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#4. No matter where I find myself, this is the time of day I love best. The time that's mine alone. It'll be dawn soon, and I'm sitting here writing. Like Buddha, born from his mother's side (the right or the left, I can't recall), the new sun will lumber up and peek over the edge of the hills. - Author: Haruki Murakami
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#5. There is something about spending Christmas alone, naked, sitting by the Christmas tree gripping a shotgun, that lets you know your life is spinning dangerously outta control. - Author: Nikki Sixx
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#6. When he saw her sitting there all alone, so young, and good, and beautiful, and kind to him; and heard her thrilling voice, so natural and sweet, and such a golden link between him and all his life's love and happiness, rising out of the silence; he turned his face away, and hid his tears. - Author: Charles Dickens
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#7. What good is sitting all alone in your room? - Author: Liza Minnelli
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#8. There's something about sitting alone in the dark that reminds you how big the world really is, and how far apart we all are. The stars look like they're so close, you could reach out and touch them. But you can't. Sometimes things look a lot closer than they are. - Author: Kami Garcia
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#9. Perhaps he wanted to be alone with Dr. G., who was here, but he should have let me know. At Hoffmann's I felt I was sitting on hot coals, expecting him to arrive every moment. - Author: Eva Braun
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#10. A lonely man is a lonesome thing, a stone, a bone, a stick, a receptacle for Gilbey's gin, a stooped figure sitting at the edge of a hotel bed, heaving copious sighs like the autumn wind. - Author: John Cheever
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#11. The beauty of our system is that it isolates everybody. Each person is sitting alone in front of the tube, you know. It's very hard to have ideas or thoughts under those circumstances. You can't fight the world alone. - Author: Noam Chomsky
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#12. We achieve everything by our efforts alone. Our fate is not decided by an almighty God. We decide our own fate by our actions. You have to gain mystery over yourself. It is not a matter of sitting back and accepting. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#13. He was seated alone on a lounge chair in the sitting room, his face veiled with a copy of his favourite newspaper, the Guardian, half reading and half listening to Mother. - Author: Chigozie Obioma
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#14. I don't see Number Four though - oh." Number Four, wearing an unflattering chartreuse jacket, was sitting alone on the chewed-up grass, despondently licking his testicles. "Hmm, I don't know, Bel . - Author: Paul Murray
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#15. When I wrote 'Dear Fatty,' I realised that sitting and writing alone is an absolute joy. - Author: Dawn French
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#16. Writing is a sad process, sitting on your ass for many, many hours, alone in a room, smelling like coffee, sadness and bitterness, and watching your youth leave. - Author: Amy Sherman-Palladino
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#17. I enjoy writing rhymes and sitting alone in a room listening to beats. It's pretty amazing. - Author: Joaquin Phoenix
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#18. I'm the only one sitting alone, under the glowing neon sign which reads, Complete and Total Loser, Not Quite Sane. Stay Away. Do Not Feed. - Author: Laurie Halse Anderson
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#19. Sometimes I half fall asleep when I am sitting alone and fancy things that have never happened. - Author: Charlotte Bronte
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#20. The front door shut, leaving Alec sitting in the half-lit garden, alone. He closed his eyes for a moment, the image of a face hovering behind his lids. Not Jace's face, for a change. The eyes set in the face were green, slit-pupiled. Cat eyes. - Author: Cassandra Clare
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#21. I simply felt alone, one leaf sitting miles away from a giant, communal pile. - Author: Dan Wells
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#22. If a man, sitting all alone, cannot dream strange things, and make them look like truth, he need never try to write romances. - Author: Nathaniel Hawthorne
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#23. Who are you, Master?' he asked.
'Eh, what?' said Tom sitting up, and his eyes glinting in the gloom. 'Don't you know my name yet? That's the only answer. Tell me, who are you, alone, yourself and nameless? - Author: J.R.R. Tolkien
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#24. To be a serious writer requires discipline that is iron fisted. It's sitting down and doing it whether you think you have it in you or not. Everyday. Alone. Without interruption. Contrary to what most people think, there is no glamour to writing. In fact, it's heartbreak most of the time. - Author: Harper Lee
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#25. The restaurant itself is weird especially because of a big raunch mad thicklipped sloppy young Fillipino woman sitting alone at the end of the restaurant gobbling up her food obscenely and looking at us insolently as tho to say Fuck you, I eat the way I like splashing gravy everywhere (p. 156) - Author: Jack Kerouac
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#26. Home Alone was a lot and a lot and a lot of standing and sitting and walking and running and it was physically demanding but in this, I'm doing back flips and riding ostriches. It's physically demanding in a new way, so it's fun. - Author: Alex D. Linz
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#27. Even being alone it's better than sitting next to your lover and feeling lonely. - Celine - Author: Richard Linklater
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#28. Nobody sees any one as he is, let alone an elderly lady sitting opposite a strange young man in a railway carriage. They see a whole
they see all sorts of things
they see themselves ... - Author: Virginia Woolf
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#29. Sometimes standing alone makes you stronger than hiding in a group. When you choose to stand when those close to you are sitting down, it speaks volumes about your integrity and character. It's when those who stand alone come together that the opposite is true. - Author: Lori Goodwin
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#30. Tell me, Lady Angeline, is there a color not represented in your rather splendid riding hat? It would be a shame if there were. It would be sitting all alone on a palette somewhere, feeling rejected and dejected. - Author: Mary Balogh
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#31. Some things are just sitting there, waiting to be discovered. Other things are probably better off left alone - Author: John Boyne
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#32. I used to think as I looked out on the Hollywood night - there must be thousands of girls sitting alone like me, dreaming of becoming a movie star. But I'm not going to worry about them. I'm dreaming the hardest. - Author: Marilyn Monroe
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#33. Katherine was sitting alone at a table, but she didn't look lonely. In fact, there was a small, defiant smile on her lips. As if she wanted to be alone. As if the fact people avoided her was a badge. - Author: Victoria Schwab
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#34. I'm looking at you through the glass
Don't know how much time has past
Oh God it feels like forever
But no one tells that forever feels like home
Sitting all alone in your head - Author: Stone Sour
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#35. I was sitting by myself the other night doing the usual things one does when spending time alone with yourselves. You know, making mountains out of molehills, hiking up to the top of the mountains, having a Hostess Twinkie and then throwing myself off the mountain. Stuff like that. - Author: Carrie Fisher
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#36. He wanted to know her. Intimate secrets: Why poetry? Why so sad? Why that grayness in her eyes? Why so alone? Not lonely, just alone - riding her bike across campus or sitting off by herself in the cafeteria - even dancing, she danced alone - and it was the aloneness that filled him with love - Author: Tim O'Brien
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#37. Being alone is better than sitting next to a lover and feeling lonely. - Author: Richard Linklater
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#38. If it's about me, I can be assured that there will be a bunch of empty chairs in the auditorium of my life; save the one I'm sitting in. - Author: Craig D. Lounsbrough
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#39. The room was full with voices, loud music and beautiful people milling about everywhere. But all I noticed was her; beautiful, elegant and sitting alone in a quiet corner trying to remain unseen, to blend in, to become invisible, as if she actually thought such a thing were possible. - Author: Tonny K. Brown
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#40. Meditation is both the symbol and expression of our intention to grow. Sitting still, alone with our thoughts and feelings, we can honor missed opportunities, passing desires, remembered disappointments, as well as our inner strength, personal wisdom, and ability to forgive and love. - Author: Sebastian Pole
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#41. A man sitting still is alone, often, with the memory of all he doesn't have. And what he does have can look very much like nothing. - Author: Pico Iyer
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#42. There's something suspicious about saying, 'I'm just going to leave my child alone and let her pursue her passions.' You know what? I think most 13-year-olds' passion is sitting in front of the TV, or doing Facebook, or surfing the Internet for hours. - Author: Amy Chua
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#43. Sitting in the deserted law offices, Sanders had the feeling that he was all alone in the world, with nobody but Fernandez and the encoraching darkness. Things were happening quickly; this person he had never met before today was fast becoming a kind of lifeline for him. - Author: Michael Crichton
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#44. As I closed the door I caught a last glimpse of her through the round window, still sitting straight-backed and motionless with her hands folded in her lap: a queen in a fairy tale, left alone in her tower to mourn her lost, witch-stolen princess. - Author: Tana French
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#45. If the First Amendment means anything, it means that a state has no business telling a man, sitting alone in his house, what books he may read or what films he may watch. - Author: Thurgood Marshall
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#46. There, alone in the sterile room, sitting on a pink vinyl chair that boasts many cracks in its once nice upholster, you wait. You think to yourself , who would have thought I would be ringing in the New Year by urinating into a cup to see if I have chlamydia? - Author: Amanda Steele
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#47. This is what love is. Not the moments on the beach, or under the stars or the trees, or in the moonlight. Love is sitting together in the quiet, waiting for death to come.
Knowing you're not alone. - Author: Carolee Dean
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#48. You can get help from teachers, but you are going to have to learn a lot by yourself, sitting alone in a room. - Author: Dr. Seuss
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#49. I again felt rather like an individual of but average gastronomical powers, sitting down to feast alone at a table spread with provisions for a hundred. - Author: Charlotte Bronte
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#50. Sitting alone in the cafeteria would just scream I'm the new girl. Everyone stare at me while I eat. - Author: Kristi Cook
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#51. There they were," she went on, "the stars. And he asked himself, my great-grandfather - that boy: 'What are they? Why are they? And who am I?' as one does, sitting alone, with no one to talk to, looking at the stars. - Author: Virginia Woolf
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#52. I can be at my house sitting there making music alone, and every single time I've ever done that the first thing I do when I'm done, no matter if it's 4 in the morning ... I literally just pick up my phone and I call someone. - Author: Benny Blanco
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#53. I got bored," he says. "Besides, you know what's creepier than walking around your dead brothers' apartment? Sitting alone in a hearse in front of his apartment. - Author: Holly Black
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#54. Being alone & actually sitting with our own thoughts can lead to such growth and realizations that are rare in our everyday busy lives. - Author: Kourtney Kardashian
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#55. What good is sitting alone in your room? Come hear the music play; Life is a cabaret, old chum, Come to the cabaret. - Author: Fred Ebb
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#56. My first real kiss was in seventh grade. It was at the movie 'Hardball,' starring Keanu Reeves, and it was with my little sixth grade girlfriend. It was the first time we were alone. Her mom was sitting two rows in front of us! - Author: Matt Prokop
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#57. Practise love. Sitting alone in your room, be loving. Radiate love. Fill the whole room with your love energy. - Author: Rajneesh
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#58. I try my best to create a good quote while sitting alone. But I can never create it. Only on talking to you I get lots of lines - Author: Pawan Mehra
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#59. She pushed the button and like a miracle her head filled with the sound of Jerry Trupiano's voice ... and more importantly, with the sounds of Fenway Park. She was sitting out here in the darkening, drippy woods, lost and alone, but she could hear thirty thousand people. It was a miracle. - Author: Stephen King
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#60. The acquisition of culture requires repose, sitting quietly in a room with a book, or alone with one's thoughts even any crowded concert or art museum. - Author: Joseph Epstein
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#61. Do you know what writing a book is? It's sitting alone in a room for weeks without making contact with another human. I felt like Howard Hughes. - Author: Jon Stewart
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#62. We'll order up to your sitting room, then."
"Is that appropriate? I mean, for us to be there together, alone."
He puts a hand over his heart, expression shocked. "Why, Jessamin, you'd try to take advantage of me? - Author: Kiersten White
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#63. Sitting in a room, alone, listening to a CD is to be lonely. Sitting in a room alone with an LP crackling away, or sitting next to the turntable listening to a song at a time via 7-inch single is enjoying the sublime state of solitude. - Author: Henry Rollins
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#64. I didn't want to be left alone with Timothy, not because I was afraid of him but because I was afraid that somebody would come into the office and see us sitting there, two matching rejects in matching orange chairs. - Author: Michael Chabon
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#65. When I'm by myself, I'm not threatening at all. I get many more invitations than I would if I were traveling with anyone else, especially with a man. But I'm rarely alone. I sit on a park bench and I'm not alone because I pick a park bench where somebody interesting is sitting. - Author: Rita Gelman
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#66. You never think it's gonna happen to you, but all that pollution and dirty fumes and flights and factories and shit we don't need and suddenly there you are, a stupid girl sitting alone on some steps, waiting to see if your family is ever coming back. - Author: Saci Lloyd
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#67. Hot girls have so many options. Sitting at home alone any night of the week and searching the Internet for a dude is on zero hot girls' agendas. So they're definitely not coming after you. - Author: Adam DeVine
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#68. It is kind of lovely to be sitting alone, just thinking, very quiet, no one around. I don't feel alone or left out. - Author: Vin Scully
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#69. It's the worst feeling when you come home alone late at night and think the stranger sitting on your couch is a pile of clothes. - Author: Dane Cook
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#70. I was very happy sitting alone at a dining room table, writing a script. - Author: Conrad Hall
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#71. I had a dream, which seemed so real,
I was King of the world, so full of appeal,
Upon waking I found I wasn't alone,
In a kingdom called Home, sitting on a throne. - Author: Omar Kiam
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#72. Closing my eyes, I find green mountains and pure water within my own heart. Silently sitting alone and drinking tea, I feel these become a part of me. - Author: Soshitsu Sen XV
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#73. When I'm sitting in the church alone, I can hear singing of the old people. I can hear their singing and I can hear their praying, and sometimes I hum one of their songs. - Author: Ernest Gaines
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#74. She is no longer
the beautiful woman
she was. she sends
photos of herself
sitting upon a rock
by the ocean
alone and damned.
I could have had
her once. I wonder
if she thinks I
could have
saved her? - Author: Charles Bukowski
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#75. Nothing can replace a daily time spent alone with God in prayer. We can also be in an attitude of prayer throughout the day - sitting in a car or at our desks, working in the kitchen, even talking with someone on the phone. - Author: Billy Graham
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#76. Sitting alone ...
where we usually used to sit ...
n looking behind those memories ,
we enjoyed together ... - Author: Himangshu Rabha
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#77. Darkest of all Decembers ever has my life known, Sitting here by the embers, stunned, helpless, alone. - Author: Mary Boykin Chesnut
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#78. I bend down and pick one up. The cover is dark, of a house and a girl, merging together as one. It's creepy. I can't imagine sitting up here alone, reading books like this in the dark. - Author: Colleen Hoover
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#79. With novels, you're sitting at a desk, alone, going slightly crazy, for anywhere from six months to a year with zero feedback. - Author: Duane Swierczynski
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#80. They were drinking, laughing and dancing, but I was sitting alone in the corner and talking to your soul. - Author: M.F. Moonzajer
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#81. Sitting on a bedroom floor crying is something that makes you feel really alone. If someone's singing about that feeling, you feel bonded to that person. That's the only way I can find an explanation for why 55,000 people would want to come see me sing. - Author: Taylor Swift
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#82. There's one thing I want you to do for me."
"Anything." He pleaded.
"When you're all alone, sitting in the silence behind bars, separated from your freedom. Ask yourself. Was it worth it?" She closed her eyes and pulled the trigger. - Author: Michelle Umland
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#83. I'd much rather be eating a bar of chocolate or even something healthy like a lettuce leaf alone at my desk than sitting through this silent, painful meal. - Author: Sarah Darer Littman
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#84. Sitting alone, listening to the sound of your breath, the beating of your heart is a reminder that you are sacred and blessed. - Author: Iyanla Vanzant
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#85. Only the young can be alone freely. The time is shorter now for company, And sitting by a lamp more often brings Not peace, but other things. - Author: Philip Larkin
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#86. Writing music and lyrics, you tend to become a control freak - sitting alone in your room with a bare light bulb over your head, writing communist manifestos. - Author: Jason Robert Brown
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#87. You don't have ideas when you're sitting in that sort of sterile little place, and you're not around people. The most boring scenes are the scenes where a character is alone. I just need that dynamic of other people around me to get my work done. - Author: Chuck Palahniuk
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#88. You're still running." "He's right, you know." Kat stopped at the sound of the voice. Her hand was on the doorknob, freedom just inches away, but it was like she'd forgotten how to unlock a door when she turned around and saw Hale sitting alone at the top of the stairs. - Author: Ally Carter
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#89. Because - admit it - there's something perversely appealing about sitting all alone, feeling sorry for yourself, especially when the scenery's stunning and there's a party going on behind you. - Author: Kirsten Hubbard
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#90. I don't want to die, but I don't want to be the only one to live, either. When I was sitting alone last night, I kind of figured maybe that's how Jesus felt. - Author: Dean Briggs
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#91. What's wrong with just talking? Isn't that why bars were invented? So you could talk to somebody over a drink - as opposed to sitting at home alone getting sloshed? - Author: Kate Klise
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#92. He's sitting alone at the kitchen table, a half-emptied bottle of white liquor in one fist, his knife in the other. Drunk as a skunk. - Author: Suzanne Collins
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