After reading Somewhere Safe with Somebody Good by Jan Karon, I realized I hadn't read In the Company of Others which of course I had to remedy. In this passage Cynthia is responding to Father Tim's sympathy for spraining her ankle and how it will affect their vacation in Ireland. Cynthia sums up life so beautifully in this passage.
'It isn't such a hassle, really. It's just life--quirky and scary and lovely and immense...' (p.95)