When I’m with him, I can feel myself getting better. It’s like he’s picking up broken pieces of me and putting me back together, and I don’t even know he’s doing it. We never talk about it. We don’t go to therapy. He just loves me and that’s enough.
—Ilona Andrews in Magic Bleeds
There are now electrical appliances with the main unit so sealed in that it cannot be got at for repair. There have always been human beings like that.
Marriage is a wonderful invention: then again, so is a bicycle repair kit.