The Simile Museum

Tag: Brit Bennett

“When he visited, Desiree felt like a girl again, the years falling away like meat off the bone.”

-Brit Bennett

“When they pulled up to the house, she followed her father, who insisted on carrying her suitcase, to the front door. She stepped inside after him and suddenly stopped. The house felt different, smelled different even, as if it were a living organism whose basic chemistry had changed.”

-Brit Bennett