"Those years were essential and cataclysmic, more so than the women had realized at the time. They can't shake the influence, having come of age in the '60's, just as they're coming of age now in their sixties. At the same time, they're entering another new age, promising even more upheaval than the '60s, and they'll have participated in both eras. They're being pulled in both directions simultaneously, one foot in each world."
"That God is separate from God's people. That God is often angry, in search of a better humanity. That God shows grace to the chosen; but that God of my childhood chose only 3 or 4 percent of the world's population." Jonathan S. Williams
"Did you kill anybody?" Harry asked as the firelight flickered on her face. "Do you think I'm going to answer that?" Arlene Billeaud laughed at her.