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    John Lanchester quote. The person doing the worrying experiences it as a form of love; the person being worried about experiences it as a form of control

    The person doing the worrying experiences it as a form of love; the person being worried about experiences it as a form of control

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    John Lanchester quote. But knowing that you had gone wrong, and knowing how you had gone wrong, were not the same thing as knowing how to put it right

    But knowing that you had gone wrong, and knowing how you had gone wrong, were not the same thing as knowing how to put it right

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    John Lanchester quote. He had a simple maxim for all competitive or adversarial situations: work out what the other party least wants you to do, and then do it. Relieving your feelings was fun, but the best course of action was to make things as difficult as possible for the person trying to make things difficult for you

    He had a simple maxim for all competitive or adversarial situations: work out what the other party least wants you to do, and then do it. Relieving your feelings was fun, but the best course of action was to make things as difficult as possible for the person trying to make things difficult for you

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    John Lanchester quote. London was so rich, and also so green, and somehow so detailed: full of stuff that had been made, and bought, and placed, and groomed, and shaped, and washed clean, and put on display as if the whole city was for sale

    London was so rich, and also so green, and somehow so detailed: full of stuff that had been made, and bought, and placed, and groomed, and shaped, and washed clean, and put on display as if the whole city was for sale

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    John Lanchester quote. You heard people say forty was the new thirty and fifty was the new forty and sixty was the new forty-five, but you never heard anybody say eighty was the new anything. Eighty was just eighty

    You heard people say forty was the new thirty and fifty was the new forty and sixty was the new forty-five, but you never heard anybody say eighty was the new anything. Eighty was just eighty

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