"But it had happened. I had followed Delia's van that night, I had told Wes my Truths, I had stepped into his arms, showing him my raw, broken heart. I could pretend otherwise, pushing it out of sight and hopefully out of mind. But if something was really important, fate made sure it somehow came back to you and gave you another chance."
" 'It's just one of those things, ' she said. Her voice surprisingly level and clear. 'You know, that just happen. You don't think or plan. You just do it. ' "
" 'Listen, ' Kristy said, ' the truth is, nothing is guaranteed. You know that more than anybody. ' ... 'So don't be afraid. Be alive.' "