As soon as the sickness started, it spread fast. The X Virus, as we began to call it, moved to every city and was present in every state. What was baffling was that not every person became infected.
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In Rory’s story, Amy hit a nerve by tapping into one of my greatest fears as a devoted parent: Is it possible to provide your kids with too much comfort, engender too much confidence?
Charlotte: Stole your boyfriend, doesn’t care.
I think relationships, especially in the beginning, are kind of like baking cookies from scratch when you’ve misplaced your favorite recipe but have a general idea of how it’s all supposed to come together.
I wish I knew beforehand just how many people were going to be in the exact same position as I was when I got to Cornell.
Women like men who are men. Not all men are Alpha males; however cool girls are attracted to men who know how to lead their own lives and are not afraid to be dominant.
I’m tired of the millennial stereo type and I will not identify myself inside this box because it just does not fit.
This fall weather reminds me of the rough times I went through breaking up with Shelli and with Ronna; I’m annoyed with myself for being so vulnerable to Sean. Yet I’m also pleased, in a way, for this means I’m not yet dead emotionally – not if I can still feel these crazy feelings about Sean.
At Grandma Sylvia’s, Debbie Solomon’s interview took an unexpected turn as Grandma poured out her bitterness and frustration. It seemed depressing and tedious to me, but Debbie said it was great: “She’s sort of a punk grandma who could go on TV and just keep saying how bad life is.”
Don’t ever compare your behind-the-scenes to someone else’s highlight reel.