You never get over it. But you get to where it doesn’t bother you so much.

Jeffrey Eugenides in The Virgin Suicides

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Jeffrey Kent Eugenides (born March 8, 1960) is an American author. He has written numerous short stories and essays, as well as three novels: The Virgin Suicides (1993), Middlesex (2002), and The Marriage Plot (2011). The Virgin Suicides served as the basis of the 1999 film of the same name,...

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