Ann Patchett Quote

Starting a novel isn't so different from starting a marriage. The dreams you pin on these people are enormous. You are diving into the lives of your characters, knowing that you will fall in love with all of them, knowing... that in the end the love will finish and turn you out on the street alone.


The New York Times (26 August 2002)

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Starting a novel isn't so different from starting a marriage. The dreams you pin on these people are enormous. You are diving into the lives of your...

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Starting a novel isn't so different from starting a marriage. The dreams you pin on these people are enormous. You are diving into the lives of your...

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Starting a novel isn't so different from starting a marriage. The dreams you pin on these people are enormous. You are diving into the lives of your...

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Starting a novel isn't so different from starting a marriage. The dreams you pin on these people are enormous. You are diving into the lives of your...