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Quotation by Sue Grafton
Sometimes the hardest part of my job is the incessant reminder of the fact we're all trying so assiduously to ignore: we are here temporarily ... life is only ours on loan.
Sue Grafton (b. 1940), U.S. murder mystery novelist. K is for Killer (1994).
Stated by Grafton's detective-heroine, Kinsey Millhone, referring to her continual investigations of murders.
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