“I guess Oscar Wilde was right about our parents, you know. We love them, we judge them and hopefully, we forgive them. I find myself doing all of those things or all three of them and if I’m lucky, maybe they'll do the same for me.”
“My mom used to sing to me, I don’t think I’ve ever really told anybody that before. It was like out little secret, but every night, she’d come in and she’d tuck me in and she’d sing me something like lullabies or album rock stuff. And then, I don’t know, after she was gone, I remember lying in bed for the first time and just feeling silence, you know? And then realizing that for the rest of my life it was gone. All her songs were gone and her voice, and the way it used to soothe me, just all of it. So I guess I tried to find new songs to fill that quiet but none of them really have.”
“Just promise me one thing, promise me that when you pick the boy you’re really going to be with, that he’ll be someone who respects you and treats you well. And, it’s someone who makes your heart race and that he’s someone you love because of what he is, not what he does. Because, that’s how I felt about your mother, and that’s how I want you to feel one day. Use your head and follow your heart.”
↳ Peyton and Larry - “Promise me that when you pick the boy you’re really gonna be with, that he’ll be someone who respects you, and treats you well, and it’s someone who makes your heart race, and that it’s someone that you love because of what he is, not what he does. Because that’s how I felt about your mother, and that’s how I want you to feel one day. Use your head and follow your heart.”
LUCAS: Who are you? LARRY: I’m the guy who’s about to take that rake from you and beat your scrawny ass. I’m her dad. Who are you? LUCAS: Oh. Sorry. The front door was open and I thought…I’m Lucas. LARRY: Larry Sawyer. PEYTON: Hey dad do you know where my…What are you doing here? LARRY: Oh he’s trying to rake me to death.