Grasshopper Jungle, Andrew Smith


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quotes

sexuality

“Queer is just a word. Like orange. I know who you are. There’s no one word for that." [120]

friendship

“We sat there sitting and smoking. Everything was shitty and confusing. Robby felt terrible." [45]

“It’s good to have a cigarette with your best friend" [96]

history

“The book would be as big as the universe, and it would take multiple countless lifetimes to read. History necessarily had to be an abbreviation.” [67]

“You could never get everything in a book. Good book are always about everything." [76]