- Before I start writing: This is a magnificent work of genius. I can see it sprawled open in my mind and it is perfect. All I need to do is write it down.
- After I open a blank document: I have two half-sentences and an emoticon. There is nothing else in my brain.
[AGGRESSIVELY APOLOGIZES FOR BEING A BAD FRIEND AND AN UNPLEASANT PERSON TO BE AROUND]
Richtofen: MEIN ANACONDA—
Dempsey: *softly: Don’t.*