— Haruki Murakami - Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage (via murakamistuff)
Tennessee Williams goes up to the counter and orders a coffee, but he doesn’t pay for it himself. He always depends on the kindness of strangers.
Samuel Beckett goes up to the counter and orders a water, then goes to sit and wait. After what feels like an eternity, but is in reality only two acts, the barista calls his name and hands him an empty cup.