I just want you to be happy. If thatâ€™s with me or with someone else or with nobody. I just want you to be happy.
We don't tend to write about disease in fiction - not just teen novels but all American novels - because it doesn't fit in with our idea of the heroic romantic epic. There is room only for sacrifice, heroism, war, politics and family struggle.
This fear bears no analogy to any fear I knew before. This is the basest of all possible emotions, the feeling that was with us before we existed, before this building existed, before the earth existed. This is the fear that made fish crawl out onto dry land and evolve lungs, the fear that teaches us to run, the fear that makes us bury our dead.
It is worth it to leave behing my minor life for grander maybes -Miles "Pudge
When I look at my room, I see a girl who loves books.