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terrifying Quotes

10 of the best book quotes about terrifying
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“It was the first time I had lived among other Japanese, or gone to school with them, and I was terrified all the time.”
Jeanne Wakatsuki Houston
author
Farewell to Manzanar
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adjustments
integration
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Japanese
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“Miles and Flora saw more — things terrible and unguessable.”
Miles
Flora
Governess
characters
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“We did not scale the rod because we ... could, we scaled it because we were terrified ... we couldn’t. ”
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“Things used to be awesome, but now they’re kinda terrifying.”
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“There is no creature on earth half so terrifying as a truly just man.”
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“All that was metaphorical has become literal, and the children are children, and the terrors are terrifying.”
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“Someone had once said you could be terrified in space, but you could not be worried there. It was perfectly true.”
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“Wasn’t this what he had wanted…from this relationship? To be so indispensable to another person that that person couldn’t even comprehend his life without him? And now he had it, and the demands of the position terrified him. He had asked for responsibility without understanding completely how much damage he could do. Was he able to do this?”
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“Such frank talk about money embarrassed Kit. Her grandfather had seldom mentioned such a thing. She herself had rarely so much as held a coin in her hand, and for sixteen years she had never questioned the costly and beautiful things that surrounded her. In the last few months, to be sure, she had a terrifying glimpse of what it might mean to live without money, but it seemed shameful to speak of it.”
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Andres, son of an arrested folk singer and Isa and Beto, twins, running their travelling puppet theatre, grow tired of talking in whispers.

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