You forget all of it anyway. You forget who was cool and who was not, who was pretty, smart, athletic, and not. You forget all of them. Even the ones you said you loved, and even the ones you actually did. They’re the last to go. And then once you’ve forgotten enough, you love someone else.

Gabrielle Zevin in Memoirs of a Teenage Amnesiac

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Gabrielle Zevin (born October 24, 1977) is an American author and screenwriter.

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