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The time to stop talking is when the other person nods his head affirmatively but says nothing.



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The time to stop talking is when the other person nods his head affirmatively but says nothing.
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The time to stop talking is when the other person nods his head affirmatively but says nothing.
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The time to stop talking is when the other person nods his head affirmatively, but says nothing.
HENRY S. HASKINS
The time to stop talking is when the other person nods his head affirmatively but says nothing.
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Is it too much?"
"No. It's like you completed the circuit," I say, gripping his other hand. "I ...
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I’m sorry,” he tells me.

I sit down on the bed. He returns to the view of the street ...
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Because nothing says flattery like a gun to the head.
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Heart weeps.
Head tries to help heart.
Head tells heart how it is, again:
You will lo...
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I have a son,' says JJ, marveling at the sound and truth of the words...

'You know, I lov...
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I have nothing but a great head to offer.
Is that enough?
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Please," he says. "I'm begging you to stop."

I still.

"I can't stomach your p...
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But he grins, so brilliantly, not even paying attention. “I love it when you say my name,” he sa...
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Kale's usually picky about who drives his car, 'he says, smiling again. 'But in this case, I don't t...
GWEN COLE
Loved heart, what can I say?
When I was a lark, I sang;
When I was a worm, I devoured.
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I can't imagine why you're so interested."
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Lo shakes his head at him.
“What?” he says.
”You’re walking a thin fucking line....
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Typing is the future of talking and to don't forgot and brother of feature.
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You rescued me when I thought nobody would. When I thought I wasn't worth the effort. You gave me ev...
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Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude
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Nothing o...
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the other p...
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"The Titanic,"...
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Was it necessary to tell me that you wanted nothing in the world but me?'

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You want to know my sweet?" I ask her.

She nods.

I kiss her on the forehead. "...
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Asking for help with shame says:
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Asking with condescen...
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No. No!” he says.
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Forget the girl who had everything. She died when her father did."
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Many a time I have wanted to stop talking and find out what I really believed
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She doesn’t even have shoes on” He was trying to reconcile something in his head while talking t...
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I know who you are,” he says.
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Many a time I have wanted to stop talking and find out what I really believed.
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The soul is like an uninhabited world
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God lays His head
...
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I'll stop talking about race when people stop being racist.
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His mind
It says survival of the fittest but
His soul
Revival of the idiots
So g...
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There is still one of which you never speak.'

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He slouches,' DeeDee contributes.
'True--he needs to work on his posture,' Thelma says.
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Are you defending Marcie?”

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If a person never contradicts himself, it must be that he says nothing.
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When I'm talking to a large audience, I imagine that I'm talking to a single person.
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How do you feel?” she asked, trying to fluff his pillow. “Other than terrible, I mean.”
H...
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Sorry to interrupt myself, but it's the only way I stop talking.
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Stop!" Narcissus got to his feet. "This is not right! This person is obviously not awesome, so he mu...
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So you'll teach me?" Val asked.

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The Nothing is spreading," groaned the first. "It's growing and growing, there's more of it every da...
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I find it hard to believe there's nothing we can do to stop this, dead center. Bring it to a head an...
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Jack lifts his mug. Me an Ike do the same.
To Molly Pratt, says Jack.
Ike scowls at him. W...
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They were afraid the longer we pretended to be human, the more human we would become.”
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You were talking to that niche in the wall again, Gwyneth. I saw you."

"Yes, but it's my ...
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There's no room for me in your world;
It's time I stopped pretending.
But nothing hurts me...
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I thought told you to watch where you put your feet," he said accusingly. Erak shrugged.
I did,...
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Robb says the man died bravely, but Jon says he was afraid."
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Ed?" Ritchie says later. We're still standing in the water. "There's only one thing I want."
"W...
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His grandpa in his ho...
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His hands are holding my cheeks, and he pulls back just to look me in the eye and his chest is heavi...
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Does it hurt?”
He bent his head and lightly kissed her forehead. “Only when I laugh.”
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To laugh is to risk appearing a fool,
To weep is to risk appearing sentimental
To reach out to...
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