"I remember hearing the phone ring early in the morning..."
"It's not just a tattoo."
"It was the first case of plague in New York City in over a hundred years."
"I wanted to own a restaurant ever since I was a kid."
"We had to sit in the back of the class."
"I don't think we ever had a date."
"All I saw were soldiers with rifles, and machine-gun fire coming at me."
"As a little baby you were always jumping."
"She was one of these women who would grab a rattlesnake by the tail and snap its head off."
"My mother would tell me, 'If you don't straighten yourself out, you're going to end up going to Springer.'"
"I learned from her, and that's why I can pass it on to you guys."
"I knew the top ten on the radio and I could do my nails, but I didn't even know how to cook."
"We decided, maybe we wanted to see each other again..."