We wouldn't have sold the woods if we hadn't had to, the government didn't ask us if we wanted houses there.
"And then, when those people move in i have to stay away from the windows?."
"Then? You gotta stay away now!!"
Pages 9 and 10 Chaper 2
The Population Law hadn't been around long then i had always wanted a lot of kids, i thought the Government would get over their foolishness may by the time you were born, but they started running all that on TV, how the Population Police had ways of finding out everything if you have more than two kids
"I want to know why i'm different. I want to know why i have to hide"