"This August will not ask them to find hidden reserves of strength and courage as they confront the complexity of the adult world and come away sadder and wiser and bonded for life. This summer has other requirements for them."
"What I am telling you, before you begin my story, is this--two things: I crave truth. And I lie."
Well, alright then, book, I didn't need sleep anyway. This is beautifully written. It's got me, and it's got me at 2%, which doesn't happen often.