Pink-Haired Girl (details15) wrote,
Pink-Haired Girl
details15

  • Mood:
  • Music:

One of my most favorite books ever...

She remembered her first meeting with Kevin. She had been at the hospice two days before he arrived. She had found him sitting in the study by a roaring fire, wrapped in a red flannel robe and curled up in a chair with a book on his lap...He looked over as she had entered the room, and she never forgot how his eyes just stuck to her face, and how hers had done the same. They must have stared at each other for a good minute before either spoke. In that minute Ilonka both found and lost something precious, a friend more dear than all the gems in all the wide world. "Found" because she had loved him at first sight, and "lost" because he was obviously a patient and was presumably going to die. He had said the first words.
"Do I know you?"
She had smiled. "Yes."

~Christopher Pike, The Midnight Club
Tags: quotes
Subscribe

  • PBH

    Hey leucocrystal! I know you're a Gillian Anderson fan, and a Jon Stewart fan, so I was wondering if you had seen Playing By Heart? It…

  • LIfe Changes

    About three weeks ago I found out I didn't get a job we were nearly certain I was going to get. The principal told me I was the front runner and we…

  • Job update

    I had my first interview today. It was a short phone interview, but the principal had her cook call in sick and had to help serve food for lunch, so…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 0 comments