Book: The Heart is a Lonely Hunter by Carson McCullers. First Published 1940. This edition: Penguin Classics 2008.
Why: It’s such a sweet way to describe it, and who doesn’t do it? But there’s more to it than that, it’s a question: why would she need to?
She shut her eyes and went into the inside room.
p 160. The Heart is a Lonely Hunter, Carson McCullers