Injections are the best thing ever invented for feeding doctors.
Gabriel Garcia Marquez
Life had already given him sufficient reasons for knowing that no defeat was the final one.
Ursula wondered if it was not preferable to lie down once and for all in her grave and let them throw the earth over her, and she asked God, without fear, if He really believe that people were made of iron in order to bear so many troubles and mortifications.
She was certain that the Vicario brothers were not as eager to carry out the sentence as to find someone who would do them the favor of stopping them.
I picked myself out for you," she said. "Not you.
Life was imposed on her from outside.