Alec Nevala-Lee

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Quote of the Day

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There is no good word for stomach; just as there is no good word for girlfriend. Stomach is to girlfriend as belly is to lover, and as abdomen is to consort, and as middle is to petite amie.

—Nicholson Baker, The Mezzanine

Written by nevalalee

January 14, 2011 at 8:00 am

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