The Best of Everything, in New York

She was beginning to have that feeling that comes after midnight, of one’s thoughts opening out, flowering, groping out loud for some new discovery, some new truth that is really as old as all the hundreds of years girls have been confiding to one another in the relaxing intimacy of the night.chiacchere.jpg

It was funny, she was thinking, how something that had seemed sentimental and important, and even more – almost sacred – could turn into nothing at all.

Quotes from “The Best of Everything” by Rona Jaffe