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Sometimes we meet people and are so symbiotic with them, it’s as if we are one person, with one mind, one destiny.

- Gayle Forman, I Was Here

Please Mia," he implores. "Don't make me write a song.

- Gayle Forman, If I Stay

I remember watching it all and getting the tickling in my chest and thinking to myself: This is what happiness feels like.

- Gayle Forman, If I Stay

But that's the thing with death. The whisper of it descent travels fast and wide, and people must've know I'd become a corpse because nobody even came to view the body.

- Gayle Forman, Where She Went

Forgivenesss: It's a miracle drug. It's God's miracle drug.

- Gayle Forman, I Was Here

A journey of a thousand miles starts with just ten digits.

- Gayle Forman, Where She Went

Adam's lips are set in a grime line. I can't tell if he's about to cry or about to punch the guard. For his sake, I hope it's the former. For you own, I hope the latter.

- Gayle Forman, If I Stay

But then one time, you track down an email address and you're near a computer with Internet access so you don't have that nice cushion and you type what you're feeling and press send before you have a chance to talk yourself out of it. And then you wait, and wait, and wait, and nothing comes back, so all those things you thought were so important to say, really, they weren't. They weren't worth saying at all.

- Gayle Forman, I Was Here

Neither sleet nor rain nor a half inch of snow will compel me to dress like a lumberjack.

- Gayle Forman, If I Stay

For my first recital ever, they gave me a cello. And for this one, they gave me you.

- Gayle Forman, Where She Went

You focus on telling stories,
we do everything else.