" 'The worst part...' I hesitated, and then let words spill out in a flood of truth. 'The worse part is that I saw the whole thing - our whole life. And I want it bad, Jake, I want it all. I want to stay right here and never move. I want to love you and make you happy. And I can't, and it's killing me. It's like Sam and Emily, Jake - I never had a choice. Maybe that's why I was fighting against you so hard."
"He once again slid my ring into place on the third finger of my left hand. Where it would stay - conceivably for the rest of eternity."