I Am the Cheese
Important Quotations Explained
I am the cheese.
"...there are the Never Knows. Never knowing who can be trusted. Never knowing who that stranger in town can be."
"Whenever you are on the edge of revealing something important in your past, you stall, voicing suspicions of my questions because you are afraid, because you are reluctant to face your past."
"...I stood there with all that immensity of space around me in center field and I felt as though I'd be swept off the face of the planet, into space."
"I am riding the bicycle and I am on Route thirty-one in Monument, Massachusetts, on my way to Rutterburg, Vermont..."
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