The Bell Jar
[The Rosenbergs' execution] had nothing to do with me, but I couldn't help wondering what it would be like, being burned alive along your nerves.
I thought it must be the worst thing in the world. (1.1)
The silence depressed me. It wasn't the silence of silence. It was my own silence. (2.37)
[Buddy] was very proud of his perfect health and was always telling me it was psychosomatic when my sinuses blocked up and I couldn't breathe. (6.84)