So Brave, Young, and Handsome by Leif Enger

A beautiful follow-up to ‘Peace Like a River‘. Some choice quotes:

If anything is harder to watch than the face of the person you have deceived, please tell me what that is.

Love is a strange fact—it hopes all things, believes all things, endures all things. It makes no sense at all.

“When I was young I used to dream of escapes, and wake up sweating. Now I mostly dream of captures, and you know what? I wake up calm.”