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  1. Public Bookmark 72

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    The books dig into his chair, and he leans his head back, eyes fluttering closed. When he breathes, it smells like the crisp air of the forest, and he thinks he should leave, or at the very least worry that this is not what he thinks, that maybe it’s the coffin, pushing back -

    Instead he licks his lips and says: “Martin?”

    There’s no answer, but the bookcase moves again, and for a few seconds he is utterly trapped, the desk digging into his stomach; it’s painful, it’s heavy, and he loses his breath - but these days, it’s as close as he gets to an embrace.

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    14 Sep 2019

  2. Public Bookmark 12

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    Nothing made Martin more grounded in the world than yearning for Jonathan Sims.

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    14 Sep 2019

  3. Public Bookmark 4

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    Jonathan Sims used to read.

    That is, he used to read things that weren't statements. He doesn't anymore. Helen thinks that this, among other things, is a shame, and should be brought to his attention.

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    14 Sep 2019

  4. Public Bookmark 32

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    "Martin can’t even imagine what that feels like, not wanting to see Jon. He’s wanted to see Jon every day for the past three years. He wants to see Jon every day for the rest of his life. The thought that he won’t - it feels like a death."

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    Martin's lost too much. He won't lose any more.

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    14 Sep 2019

  5. Public Bookmark 71

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    “Who is it who says the closer you are

    to an irreversible apocalypse the more fragile
    language is?”
    Amor Fati - Catherine Barnett

    Jon flees London to save the world. Martin invites himself along.

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    14 Sep 2019