It’s funny though, isn’t it? All that poetry and all those songs, about something that lasts no time at all.
— An Education (2009)
It seemed that the only lover she had ever wanted was a lover in a dream.
Mathilde leans back against her chair, folds her hands in her lap, and looks at him. In the sweetness of the air, in the light of the garden, Mathilde looks at him. She looks at him… She looks at him…
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I say that writing is my passion, but I don’t know how to write. My words are shallow, my descriptions cliché, my punctuation and prepositions are all over the place. I know only a few English words, my Filipino comes off as stupid, my idioms are for idiots, my style is ordinary. "Writing is my passion" but I don’t even know what passion feels like. I lack that certain life, that soul, that vigor; I am sad and empty. "Writing is my passion" and Caulfield thinks I’m phony. “Writing is my passion” but I have never known passion and I have never been a writer and I think my mouth should be ripped off for ever saying that writing is my passion, because, goddammit, I honestly don’t know what the hell that means.