The ending of a good book is like the ending of an era, you’re leaving friends behind and that can be hard. The last words can give some closure or be super frustrating.
You should go, she says. I’ll always be here. You know that.
(Sally Rooney – Normal People)
This sums up the main positions of the characters in the book. They know that somehow, somewhere, they always will end up together, whether they want to or not. So why not take that amazing opportunity?
Inspired by ‘the unemployed philosophers guild‘, I’m starting a new series focussed on the last line of a book. So I’ll be sharing my favorite last line and explain a bit why I like them.
What’s your favorite line?