The Lovely Bones
by Alice Sebold
Love Quotes in The Lovely Bones
How we cite our quotes: Citations follow this format: (Chapter.Paragraph)
I had taken this time to fall in love […] – in love with the sort of helplessness I had not felt in death – the helplessness of being alive, the dark bright pity of being human. (22.146)
Susie is so darn wise and articulate now. She so sums up the old human condition. Our fragility leaves us open to the best and worst of human experience.