The Truth About Forever
by Sarah Dessen
The Truth About Forever Quotes
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Rules and Order Quotes
It took a lot of work to be perfect. (1.8)
My dad died. And I was there. This was how people knew me. (1.36-37)
Language and Communication Quotes
This was our common ground, the secret we shared but never spoke aloud. (2.20)
I already knew this was where they took people to tell them the really bad news: that their wait was over, their person was dead. In fact, I'd just watched another family make this progression, the...
I'd long ago learned not to be picky in farewells. They weren't guaranteed or promised. (1.35)
Wisdom and Knowledge Quotes
"I don't understand it. Actually." […]"Look," he said, picking up his pen again. "It's not as complicated as you think." […] He started flipping pages in his book, still talking, and pointed ou...
I should have been with him; she should have left him alone. Should, coulda, woulda. It's so easy in the past tense.But here in the present, my mother and I had no choice but to move ahead. (2.21)
We parted our hair cleanly and stood up straight, greeting company—and the world—with the smiles we practiced in the quiet of our now-too-big house full of mirrors that showed the smiles back....