perhaps, i should be impressed by the fact that i haven't attached myself to things, that i am loose and free enough to walk away in the morning. but what am i free for? surely the ultimate freedom -- is to choose, to dispense freedom for the obligations that tie one to life -- to get involved.
she is of a disapproving generation of women. she thinks she's a feminist but she's just bad-tempered.
Hanif Kureishi, Intimacy