by Andrea Elizabeth
“But grown-ups were always in a turmoil, every possible action muddied over by thoughts of the consequences, by self-doubt, by self-image, by feelings of love and responsibility. Every possible choice seemed to have drawbacks, and sometimes he didn’t understand why the drawbacks were drawbacks. It was very hard.”
Excerpt From: King, Stephen. “The Shining.” Anchor Books, 2013-08-27. iBooks.
Except when they’ve quit struggling and give in.