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James Lee Quotes

Nine of the best book quotes from James Lee
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″‘Your mother’s home,’ he said, as if they couldn’t see her standing there in the doorway behind him.”
Celeste Ng
author
Everything I Never Told You
book
Marilyn Lee
James Lee
characters
loyalty
returning home
feeling stuck
concepts
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“This little man, five-foot-nine at most and not even American, was going to teach them about cowboys?”
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“You’re the kind of girl I should have married. ”
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″‘Don’t you talk to me that way,’ he says. ‘Don’t you question me. You don’t know anything about my life’.”
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″ The confident young man in his imagination dwindled to a nervous little boy. ”
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“Coming to her made him feel perfectly welcomed, perfectly at home, as he had never in his life felt before.”
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“What made something precious? Losing it and finding it.”
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″ ‘I am disappointed.” Marilyn’s head snaps up. ‘l thought you were different.’ What she means is: I thought you were better than other men. I thought you wanted better than that. ”
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“It’s not right, Marilyn. It’s not right. ”

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