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Denver Quotes

Five of the best book quotes from Denver
  1. #1
    “Denver looked up at her. She did not know it then, but it was the word ‘baby’, said softly with such kindness, that inaugurated her life in the world as a woman”
  2. #2
    “This and much more Denver heard her say from her corner chair, trying to persuade Beloved, the one and only person she felt she had to convince, that what she had done was right because it came from true love.”
  3. #3
    “I don’t care what she is. Grown don’t mean nothing to a mother. A child is a child. They get bigger, older, but grown? What’s that supposed to mean? In my heart it don’t mean a thing.”
  4. #4
    “To Sethe, the future was a matter of keeping the past at bay. The ‘better life’ she believed she and Denver were living was simply not that other one.”
  5. #5
    “You are my face; I am you. Why did you leave me who am you?
    I will never leave you again
    Don’t ever leave me again
    You will never leave me again
    You went in the water
    I drank your blood
    I brought your milk
    You forgot to smile
    I loved you
    You hurt me
    You came back to me
    You left me
    I waited for you
    You are mine
    You are mine
    You are mine”

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