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remnant 31: “Maybe like marriage in general”

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The ones that lived through winter lasted longer, a few months, by going into something like hibernation. “Diapause,” he called it, a pause in the normal schedule of growing up, mating, and reproducing. Somewhere in midlife, the cold or darkness of winter put them all on hold, shutting down their sex drive until further notice.

Like life in an uninsulated house, she thought. Maybe like marriage in general.

Flight Behavior, Barbara Kingsolver

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Written by plthomasedd

September 5, 2013 at 7:46 pm