“Much of life is timing and circumstance, I see that now.”
Two women go into hospital expecting to leave with a child, but only one does - and it’s not theirs.
“Guess that's where the tears came from, knowing that there's so much in this great big world that you don't have a single ounce of control over."
"Hating, after all, was a drier form of drowning."
"But people do pay other people to act like part of the family. That doesn't mean it's not a transaction.”
"There have been times where I felt that I might die of loneliness.”
“You don't have to let that one thing be the thing that defines you.”