6. "Together they had overcome the daily incomprehension, the instantaneous hatred, the reciprocal nastiness and fabulous flashes of glory in the conjugal conspiracy."
- Gabriel García Márquez, Love in the Time of Cholera
7. "I tapped Boz on the shoulder and said, Hey, gorgeous. His face twisted in complete surprise, turning to stare in blank incomprehension at mine. I winked at him, and whispered, Boo."
- Jim Butcher, Ghost Story
8. "You can know a thing to death and be for all purposes completely ignorant of it. A man can know his father, or his son, and there might still be nothing between them but loyalty and love and mutual incomprehension."
- Marilynne Robinson, Gilead
9. "But she looks at me with this total incomprehension, like she’s watching footage of the world being blown up, and I’m the little blurb on the corner of the screen saying what the weather is like outside."
- Rachel Cohn, Nick & Norah's Infinite Playlist
10. "Mail finally arrived for some troops—many had received nothing for two months or more—and Christmas packages often implied a certain homefront incomprehension of life in the combat zone: bathrobes, slippers, and phonograph records were particularly popular."
- Rick Atkinson, An Army at Dawn: The War in Africa