And God says to me:
God is I.
Daniil Kharms, from “Untitled, September 14, 1931” in Today I Wrote Nothing: The Selected Writings, trans. by Matvei Yankelevich
But do you think they could die?
— Alice Notley, from “Locust” in In the Pines
And at last, faintly, falling: this day’s over.
— Ian McEwan, from Saturday
'And I want to join your resistance.'
— Allison Goodman, from Eon
[The musicians were poised with their instruments. They were ready to go.] It would only be a few seconds now, I wrote.
— Richard Brautigan, from In Watermelon Sugar
I just wanted to be some woman, heading back home to Over That Way.
Gillian Flynn, from Dark Places