Meanwhile in my head, I'm undergoing open-heart surgery. - Anne Sexton.
117"I love Cafés because they are complex spaces. When I’m in a Café, I’m completely involved with those who are at the same table with me, I’m all ear to what they say to me, and at the same time, as in a text, a paragram, a stereophony, there is a field of diversion all around me, people entering and leaving, triggering something novelistic." - Roland Barthes, The Grain Of The Voice