Christopher Hitchens Quote

The fragility of love is what is most at stake here—humanity's most crucial three-word avowal is often uttered only to find itself suddenly embarrassing or orphaned or isolated or ill-timed—but strangely enough it can work better as a literal or reassuring statement than a transcendent or numinous or ecstatic one.


Hitch 22: A Memoir (ed. Atlantic Books Ltd, 2010) - ISBN: 9781848877535

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The fragility of love is what is most at stake here—humanity's most crucial three-word avowal is often uttered only to find itself suddenly...

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The fragility of love is what is most at stake here—humanity's most crucial three-word avowal is often uttered only to find itself suddenly...

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The fragility of love is what is most at stake here—humanity's most crucial three-word avowal is often uttered only to find itself suddenly...

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The fragility of love is what is most at stake here—humanity's most crucial three-word avowal is often uttered only to find itself suddenly...