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“It was his absence, not his presence, that had shaped her life.”
“... his personal opinion was that if you wanted sensitive information to get out, you put it in a computer.”
“Hormones were as potent as whiskey, and twice as sneaky.”
“The world was divided into two groups: those who showered at night, and those who showered in the morning.”
“The bad thing about living in a small town was that everything became a personal issue. The good thing about living in a small town was that everything became a personal issue. During times of trouble, the support system was massive.”
“... he was stoic about pain and death, figuring very few people escaped the first and no one escaped the second.”
“He had a man's normal respect for shopping, which means none at all.”
“Was the period of happiness worth the unhappiness that followed a breakup? Most people seemed to think so, because they got on the love train time and time again.”
“Do you know why men name their cocks? ... So most of the major decisions in their lives won't be made by a total stranger.”
Linda Howard, U.S. writer
Real name: Linda S. Howington.