“We started kissing in New Orleans”

“Behind this mountain there’s a dessert, and past the dessert another mountain, and so on and so on”

“I kissed him that night and told him, I can’t work for you”

“She drove all the way to meet me in New Hampshire, then down to New Orleans. She died two months later.”

“Rosy apples, farm fresh eggs, crusted loaves; simple pleasures, the way things used to be, the real thing”

“He’ll stab your heart. If your heart’s pure, you’ll live”

“Swiss watch, Swiss cheese, Swiss chocolate, and a Swiss bank account – that’s it. You never hear about Swiss lovers. You hear about Italian lovers. There aren’t any Italian watches, they’d always say one time – lovemaking time. But it would be a beautiful watch”