Certain people, like Renee or Teresa, send out nonverbal radar signals to others, saying “I’m shit – step all over me,” and then they get a series of guys who are bastards. Then there are girls, like Alice or Ronna, who wouldn’t stand for that type of treatment.
I’d have to say the most beautiful thing I’ve ever seen from a woman is the ability to seek out and find the good in everyone, that sometimes even they themselves can’t see.
So you’re 23 and you’re starting to take on more responsibility than you had before, but life’s also getting easier than it was before—this feels weird.
I have prayed three times in my life, and two of them were inside a hospital. Hospitals must know so many secrets, the inner workings and hopes of desperate souls.