Jason (jcreed) wrote,

Wow. A tad less than half-way through "Contact". Such a great book.

page 154:
"Let's see if I've got this straight," he returned. It was a phrase of hers that he had adopted. "It's a lazy Saturday afternoon, and there's this couple lying naked in bed reading the Encyclopedia Britannica to each other, and arguing about whether the Andromeda galaxy is more 'numinous' than the Ressurection or not. Do they know how to have a good time, or don't they?"

I want my Ellie Arroway, dammit.

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