I Hadn't Meant to Tell You This Quotes

This Study Guide consists of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of I Hadn't Meant to Tell You This.
This section contains 427 words
(approx. 2 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the I Hadn't Meant to Tell You This Study Guide

"Sometimes I feel like Alice in Wonderland whirling through the darkness until the other side of my world is illumined. And this is about Chauncey's other side, the white side, and that middle place where Lena and I met and came together." (Preface, page 1)

"'Come back, Lena' I screamed. But Lena just pursed her lips toward the sky, her body growing tinier and tinier. Then she was gone." (Chapter 1, page 11)

My father said that when he was a kid, he thought people were just people no matter what color they were. But once he grew he said, he started seeing things in black and white." (Chapter 4, page 16)

"Anyone who made eye contact with me would probably be able to see what a coward I was. Skittish, Daddy called it. 'Like a mouse a light's been shined on.'" (Chapter 5, page 21)

"I wanted to learn how to grieve and how...

(read more from the Quotes section)

This section contains 427 words
(approx. 2 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the I Hadn't Meant to Tell You This Study Guide
Copyrights
BookRags
I Hadn't Meant to Tell You This from BookRags. (c)2014 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook