Two of the best book quotes about losing something
“I will never forget that face as long as I live. Does everybody look that way when they have lost something? I don’t mean like losing a flashlight. I mean do people look like that when they have lost?”
“Will it really be mine—this mountain?
Daddy says it will one day. He loved the mountain, its long, lingering dawns.
But he frowned, squinting off at the hills with night still huddled in their folds. Now it won’t ever be mine.”