I Am, and It Is. Yet.. We Are
“Was it hard to leave the church?” said Will.
“In one way it was, because everyone was so disappointed. Everyone – from the Mother Superior to the priests to my parents – they were so upset and reproachful… I felt as if something they all passionately believed in depended on me carrying on with something I didn’t.”
“But in another way, it was easy, because it made sense. For the first time ever, I felt I was doing something with all of my nature and not only a part of it…”
– pg 446 The Amber Spyglass by Philip Pullman