"My heart was a free spirit then; it’s scarred and locked away now."
"Falling in love is not the only adventure worthy of a young woman."
"Dreams are always crushing when they don’t come true. But it’s the simple dreams that are often the most painful because they seem so personal, so reasonable, so attainable. You’re always close enough to touch, but never quite close enough to hold and it’s enough to break your heart."
"Love is so short, forgetting is so long."
"But still, I find the need to remind myself of the temporariness of a day, to reassure myself that I got through yesterday, I’ll get through today."