Salah pilih buku pengantar tidur (lagi) nampaknya. Kirain akan sangat membosankan mengingat temanya ttg ras, gender, harapan & pendidikan. Tapi penulisnya sungguh menghipnotis.
My fav this far (I haven’t finish yet):
“She said that I must always be intolerant of ignorance but understanding of illiteracy. That some people, unable to go to school, were more educated and even more intelligent than college professors. She encouraged me to listen carefully to what country people called mother wit. That in those homely sayings was couched the collective wisdom of generations.” – View on Path.
The charming statue: Darling, you look fat in that dress.
Me: Reallyyyy? Oh Baby, do you still love me, even if I’m fat and ugly?
of course I will, Darling.
You’re the only one that I want,
and I want you whole with all of your fat, bad breath, disgusting sense of humor, dark thought, cruel words, irrational jealousy, selfish ego and limited knowledge of world’s geography.
I want you whole. I want you whole.
*Then we’re getting married, live happily ever after.
**because there’s no such love if you’re I’m relationship with human.
Just finish this book last night and it’s painful to end this book. It’s short. Real. Mesmerizing. Dark. Mysterious.
I have loved the author since Coraline, but this book is giving me a very sad hopeless ending yet satisfying at the same time. Reminds me of twisted things that we always had beneath our skin since childhood, as I believe everyone had one.
"Monsters come in all shapes and sizes. Some of them are things people are scared of. Some of them are things that look like things people used to be scared of a long time ago. Sometimes monsters are things people should be scared of, but they aren’t.”
#book #quotes #novel #bookreview
Here’s to a morning walk and have a conversation with yourself.
Pinkish sun ray peeking through the trees. Foggy empty street. Morning dews on the wet grass.
It’s amazing how mother earth know how to calm you down no matter how you feel. “Because life is so much bigger than the problem inside your tiny head.” she said. – View on Path.
Here’s to play the song so loud that I don’t have to think and to feel anything anymore. – Preview it on Path.
IsraHELL’s attacks on Gaza, Ramadhan 2014. May they root in HELL.
One day trainer at Al Izzah Islamic Boarding School, Malang. Pinter2 banget dan hebat2 banget. Subhanallah. Kenapa dulu gw ga kenal tempat semacam ini untuk menimba ilmu ya? Di kaki gunung pula, sekolahnya mewah gini. Hiks. Kembalikan aku ke masa SMP. Aku mau masuk sini. :’)