Friday, September 6, 2013

happy is the heart that still feels pain.

 “‘I'm neurotic,’ he said. I do this over and over. Whenever I get something good, I destroy it.’
But everyone has these patterns which they can't break. I've got one - it's just different to yours.’ Yeah?’ he said, interested.
I go on giving it all away.’
So sad. I get so sad.”
—Helen Garner, in Monkey Grip