Writers & Lovers: A Novel by Lily King:
‘Five-time Rolex Junior All-American, AJGA Player of the Year, winner of eleven national—’
‘I was never going to—’
‘Yes, you were,’ he says, beginning to stand up before he realizes where he is. ‘You don’t know anything because you gave up.’ That narrow face, those yellow-green eyes. He looks just the same now, all the extra years shaved off.
‘Robbie,’ Ann says more sharply.