Dark Places Quotes.

11. "There are few phrases that annoy me more than I won't bite. The only line that pisses me off faster is when some drunk, ham-faced dude in a bar sees me trying to get past him and barks: Smile,it can't be that bad! Yeah, actually, it can, jackwad."
- Gillian Flynn, Dark Places

12. "I should just listen to my gut and then do the opposite."
- Gillian Flynn, Dark Places

13. "Everyone who keeps a secret, itches to tell it."
- Gillian Flynn, Dark Places

14. "Glum. It meant having the blues in a way that annoyed other people. Having the blues aggressively."
- Gillian Flynn, Dark Places

15. "I assumed everything bad in the world could happen, because everything bad in the world already did happen."
- Gillian Flynn, Dark Places

16. "Sometimes he felt like he'd been gone his whole life--in exile, away from the place he was supposed to be, and that, soldier-like, he was pining to be returned. Homesick for a place he'd never been."
- Gillian Flynn, Dark Places

17. "You think you know the answer, you’re going to find peace? Like knowing is somehow going to fix you? You think after what happened there’s any peace for you, sweetheart? How about this. Instead of asking yourself what happened, just accept that it happened."
- Gillian Flynn, Dark Places

18. "The Days were a clan that mighta lived long But Ben Day’s head got screwed on wrong That boy craved dark Satan’s power So he killed his family in one nasty hour Little Michelle he strangled in the night Then chopped up Debby: a bloody sight Mother Patty he saved for last Blew off her head with a shotgun blast Baby Libby somehow survived But to live through that ain’t much a life —SCHOOLYARD RHYME, CIRCA 1985"
- Gillian Flynn, Dark Places

19. "I'm not someone who can be depended one five days a week. Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday? I don't even get out of bed five days in a row-I often don't remember to eat five days in a row. Reporting to a workplace, where I should need to stay for eight hours-eight big hours outside my home- was unfeasible."
- Gillian Flynn, Dark Places

20. "I've had the blues for twenty-four years."
- Gillian Flynn, Dark Places

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