I laughed and said, Life is easy. What I meant was, Life is easy with you here, and when you leave, it will be hard again.
Miranda July

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Then he made one last effort to search in his heart for the place where his affection had rotted away, and he could not find it.
Gabriel Garcí­a Márquez, One Hundred Years of Solitude 

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And all I loved, I loved alone.
Edgar Allan Poe 

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I had kind of a midlife crisis at twenty which probably doesn’t augur well for my longevity
David Foster Wallace

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And when, at last, you find someone to whom you feel you can pour out your soul, you stop in shock at the words you utter— they are so rusty, so ugly, so meaningless and feeble from being kept in the small cramped dark inside you so long.
Sylvia Plath

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