The Lovely Bones
by Alice Sebold
Love Quotes in The Lovely Bones
How we cite our quotes: Citations follow this format: (Chapter.Paragraph)
"No, I mean I love you, and I want to marry you, and I want to live in this house!" (17.75)
Another intensely romantic moment, conceived expressly for brightening Susie's day up in heaven. Seeing that her sister is having a happy life helps her let go of Earth.
He had been keeping, daily, weekly, yearly, an underground storage room of hate. Deep inside this, the four-year-old sat, his heart flashing. Heart to stone, heart to stone. (19.65)
It's the moment of Buckley's mother's return – a moment where love and hate blend for intense emotional impact on the part of the readers and, of course, for Buckley himself.