The words in this book may be answers to questions you didn’t know to
ask, and perhaps some you did. They might pinpoint emotions and
experiences that seemed elusive or indescribable, or they may cause you
to remember a person you’d forgotten. If you take something away from
this book … let it be the realization or affirmation that you are human,
that you are fundamentally, intrinsically bound to every single person
on the planet with language and feelings.
To be cool means to exude the aura of something new and uncontainable.
Cool is the opposite of innocence or virtue. Someone cool has a
charismatic edge and a dark side. Cool is an earned form of
Ok so the question about style is finally over in my life: I
don’t have one. I have finally got rid of the pressure it represents to find,
define, create and maintain a style: I simply don’t have one, that’s it. I have
plenty, that is. I wake up and feel like something, and I base my choices for
the day on that. I think of myself yesterday and I can’t even recognize that
woman in skyscraper heels, a you-can-only-find-this-in-Rome skirt, and make up
on. I haven’t even combed my hair today.
Variety – or inconsistency - is a constant in my life, in
all aspects. Music for example: I love The Rolling Stones. I ALWAYS love them.
But then, I sometimes LOVE reaggeton. Yes, reaggeton. Especially on Fridays.