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family drama Quotes

13 of the best book quotes about family drama
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“My parents have a way of ruining things like this.”
Becky Albertalli
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Parents
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Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda
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Simon Spier
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family
parents ruining things
difficult parents
failing expectations
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“My, what a greedy little trinity you are: king, king, king. Two of you must learn to live with disappointment.”
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“Henry: Did the Channel part for you? Eleanor: It went flat when I told it to. I didn’t think to ask for more. How dear of you to let me out of jail.”
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“Well, what family doesn’t have its ups and downs?”
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“I’ve snapped and plotted all my life. There’s no other way to be a king, alive and fifty all at the same time.”
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“It’s going to be a jungle of a day: if I start growling now. I’ll never last.”
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“My position is - well frankly, Philip, it’s a tangle. Once I’m dead, who’s to be king? I could draw papers ‘til my scribes drop or the ink runs out, and once I died, unless I’ve left behind me three contented sons, my lands will split three ways in civil war.”
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“For these ten years you’ve lived with everything I’ve lost and loved another woman through it all. And I’m cruel. I could peel you like a pear and God would call it justice ...”
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“Well ‒ what shall we hang? The holly or each other?”
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″ Love how the last pictures escalades before the very last page. And the play on words in the middle are pretty funny.”
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Then Miranda advertises for a cleaning lady who will look after and mind the children after work - and Daniel gets the job, disguised as Madame Doubtfire.
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The parents are always fighting with each other and verbally bashing each other (separately) in front of the kids.
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You get a better sense of how they were in their own homes but also how the children felt about the whole mess, because that’s what divorce creates, a mess.

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