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12.06.2010

"she wants to know if i love her, that's all anyone wants from anyone else, not love itself but the knowledge that love is there, like new batteries in the flashlight in the emergency kit in the hall closet."

extremely loud and incredibly close

11 comments:

Jay said...

You do know how to pick them :)

Larissa Wunder said...

that's it!

AbbieBabble said...

Seriously, Ms. Meg, how do you always find the most perfect quotes? This is so very true.

hayden said...

I clearly need to read this book, and this is a lovely incentive.

Jessica said...

I love that.

And I'm going to have to do some recon work and find this gluten-free cookie-delicious granola! Thank you for the tip! Trust Trader Joe's to carry everything healthful and delicious.

Jenni Austria Germany said...

i have been wanting to read this book for a long time. i think i might have to now.

Tanu said...

the perfect quote for me today...
love it !

Mackenzie said...

Oh goodness, just what I needed to see today. Can we all just have an "Oskar from Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close" day? It's basically everyday for me, but still... :)

Have you ever read "Everything is Illuminated"?! It's equally as glorious.

Jonathan Safran Foer, if you see this, please marry me.

Jen said...

LOVE it!

Francesca Forzoni said...

love this!

http://forzoni.blogspot.com/

c.e.l.i.n.a said...

I have wanted to read that book for years. Every time I go to the book store the cover calls to me.

for some reason, I have NEVER bought it.

I might just...