In that great darkness could I explain anything, anything at all.
You don’t feel anything when they cut you, not at first, just the blood.
“I can’t hold it any longer. I have to pee,” I finally confessed to Viola.
The flail is raised high, back bent in echo of the boys’ backs.
When I saw her, I was witness and weapon both, charging at her.
He thinks with joy and conviction that the Japanese are his enemy.
They dust off facts like diamonds that excel in perfection under a monocle.
Her lips had the scent of the first kiss, and a thirst for justice.
He picked up a fairy disguised as a go-go dancer and brought her home.
Lust was just a frenzy of activity that had mostly led Benny in circles.
Jennifer Egan’s A Visit From the Goon Squad wins Pulitzer Prize.
Time stops as the ball rolls tantalizingly around the rim.
You know how good she has always been at hiding herself.
Below, the kiss silently maneuvers our bodies closer to the rose bed.
Gurov reflected, “it wouldn’t be a bad idea to make her acquaintance.”
The letter both pleased and disturbed her. Why did he get in touch?
The house of our relationship is a fort. Blanket fort. Tree fort.
The sense of power that flights of temper evoke will betray you.
Chocolate promises a happy ending. I believed in that promise.
Merwin discovered and restored eighteen acres of abandoned land.
He always talked of making money with the air of a connoisseur.
He’ll probably try to get her in the sack, just to stay in practice.
She must know she was a mistake, what they call now a surprise.
It takes a strong woman to make any sort of success in the West.
When he kisses me, my heart flutters in my chest like swarming bees.
This would not be a wooing meal. I was cooking my man into submission.