Darryl rolled on top of her, no taller and no shorter, and kissed her all over her face.
"You know what would be even nicer?" he said. "If there was no matriarchy or patriarchy and people just said: 'Love joined our bodies together and we became one.'"
"Don't be disgusting," she said.
—'Sentimental Education' in Grand Union: Stories
“The thing about undergarments,” Dee said, “is they can only do so much with the cards they’ve been dealt? Like Obama.”
—'Miss Adele Amidst the Corsets' in Grand Union: Stories