"It’s too easy, you see, to get trapped in the past. The past is very seductive. People always talk about the mists of time, you know, but really it’s the present that’s in a mist, uncertain. The past is quite clear, and warm, and comforting. That’s why people often get stuck there."
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"You will fall in love with me. Then, just months later, you will fall out. I will pretend the entire time that I don’t know it’s coming."
John F. Kennedy having a tea party with his daughter, Caroline.
"He had this desk in the Oval Office which belonged to a sea captain. I just remember the inside of it you could climb around. There were kind of cavernous spaces in it, and we used to just hang out in there. And he used to give us gum. My mother didn’t like us to chew gum, so we’d go in the Oval Office at night, and he’d feed us gum under the desk."
— John F. Kennedy Jr.