Charming Falls Apart by Angela Terry Book Quotes
“There is a wedding to cancel. There is job hunting to do. There is a birthday dinner to attend.There is the fact that I am thirty-five years old and my life has crumbled around me.”
“Though I can’t completely start over at the bottom of the ladder; I have bills to pay and self-esteem to raise.”
“When Kate is in a good mood, she’s my funny little comrade who makes me laugh harder than anyone else with her quirky and often wry observations and humor; but when feeling cornered or defensive, her spikes go up, and one must handle her with care.”
“Get up, dress up, show up”
“I’ve gone from numb survival mode to realizing everything I’ve lost that I’ll never get back. Everything I worked hard for—my job, my relationship, my friends—poof! All gone. For the first time in my life, I’m lost.”
“Tomorrow is another day,” she says, while pouring more champagne into my glass. “Tonight is all about celebrating thank-god-that-bastard’s-out-of-your-life, okay?” She clinks her glass against my full one.”
“Did you schedule your life around him? Did he do the same for you?
“Commit to the process”
“Who was Allison before Neil? Who is Allison after Neil? What do I want from my next relationship?”
“Just because you’re good at something, if you’re not interested in it, what’s the point?”
“What attracted you to your current job? What do you like about your job? What don’t you like? What do people tell you you’re good at? What do you do in your free time as opposed to the nine-to-five? If you’re still at a loss, then make a list of what you liked to do as a child! What did you dream your life would look like?”
“I notice his attractiveness the same way I admire a nice pair of heels at Nordstrom—nice to look at, but something I just can’t afford right now.”
“There are two choices: being utterly depressed in a hole or viewing this as an opportunity.”
“Losing my career of twelve years and my boyfriend of five years along with one of my best friends was just too much. It just felt like everything I worked hard for and believed in and loved all disappeared in one day.”
“Jordan has been awesome and the best friend that a girl could have, but, weirdly, there’s something about a stranger’s perspective and, especially, Eric’s tough love approach that has given me the extra push I needed.”
“When Neil first broke up with me, he pulled the rug out from under our relationship; but with this revelation, he’s now destroyed the entire foundation. I struggle to breathe normally. Okay, maybe I don’t want to know everything.”
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