"I'm happier here with him than I've ever been. He is everything I'm not, he is good and I'm so very bad. I'm going to destroy him, but I'm too in love with him to let go. That makes me the most selfish person in the world. I would rather destroy the person I love most then leave him."
"She was not very tall, and I was; but now I wondered whether, after all, small girls were not more—well, more adorable, sort of. Especially when they had shining brown hair and low lovely voices and beauteous eyes." - Sheldon Vanauken // A Severe Mercy