Passages: Predictable Crises of Adult Life by Gail Sheehy.

Yes, I recognized myself in some of the stories narrated in the book. Nevertheless, many things in my life do not go parallel with Sheehy’s insights. Anyways, I digress… I just want to share my favorite lines from the book:

I want to be able to grow older with all my female toughness intact. Serenity, yes, but with a certain sharp edge to it.” -Priscilla Blum

And even as one part of us seeks the freedom to be an individual, another part is always searching for someone or something to surrender our freedom to.”