I think of that, too: her mind. Her brain, all those coils, and her thoughts shuttling through those coils like fast, frantic centipedes. Like a child, I picture opening her skull, unspooling her brain and sifting through it, trying to catch and pin down her thoughts. What are you thinking, Amy?
— Gillian Flynn, Gone Girl
Do you ever do this, you think back on all the times you’ve had with someone and you just replay it in your head over and over again and you look for those first signs of trouble?
500 Days of Summer (2009)
Joel: I can’t see anything that I don’t like about you.Clementine: But you will! But you will. You know, you will think of things. And I’ll get bored with you and feel trapped because that’s what happens with me.
- Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, 2004 (dir. Michel Gondry)
You write your snide bullshit from a dark room because that’s what the angry do nowadays.