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…Next time you’re faced with a choice, do the right thing. It hurts everyone less in the long run.

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You can’t dwell on what might have been…and it’s not fair to condemn him for something he hasn’t done.

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A painting is more than the sum of its parts,’ he would tell me, and then go on to explain how the cow by itself is just a cow, and the meadow by itself is just grass and flowers, and the sun peeking through the trees is just a beam of light, but put them all together and you’ve got magic.

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Sometimes a little discomfort in the beginning can save a whole lot of pain down the road.

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Proper lighting is everything, Julianna.

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What I’m expecting is for you to behave like the gentleman I always thought you were.

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It’s easy to look back and see it, and it’s easy to give the advice. But the sad fact is, most people don’t look beneath the surface until it’s too late.

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The room fell quiet. And as I read down the list of over one hundred and fifty eight-grade boys, I realized that to me, there had only ever been one boy.

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Some of us get dipped in flat, some in satin, some in gloss….” He turned to me. “But every once in a while, you find someone who’s iridescent, and when you do, nothing will ever compare.

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What he did to my heart was sheer, inexplicable, magic.

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