"The shock of the person walking around when you realize: the person is you."
"Here's the space between two people, which is the same as the space between three, between four, between one."
Somehow the cover image (by Sarah Walko) does that, too, the spacing magic. While I was reading, the neighbor children came out to play in their fort, on their deck, on their trampoline.
" I can feel myself saying, I used to want to be a girl---"
"Only beauty still moves me a dead man writes."