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Quotes and Defining Words

Unteachable - Leah Raeder

20.2%

"When your mom's skeezy 'business partners' hit on you when you're twelve, you learn fast. I'd been aware of male attention since before menarche."

 

Men·ar·che - /menˌärkē/, noun - the first occurrence of menstruation.
 
31.2%
"You read things in romance novels like he made me melt, knowing this is physically impossible. Girls are not pats of butter. Yet my body was doing a damned fine imitation of I Can't Believe It's Not Girl, dissolving against the side of the house."

42.7%
"Are you nervous?" he said.
"No."
That's another thing about lies: if you convince yourself they're true, they become true. A lie is a discrepancy of belief, not fact."
 
53.3%
"I saw what he meant about the darkness. even in a campy vampire film full of mullets and feathered hair, there was an undertone of ugly, almost chthonic horror."

chthon·ic - /'THänik/, adjective - concerning, belonging to, or inhabiting the underworld.

This book is great so far! Tense and romantic but I have to stop reading. I read all night and celebrated my niece's fifth birthday today.
 
Being drunk helped me get through all those dishes but now...I'm gone.