The quote is from "A Girl I Knew," a short story by J.D. The story is pretty typical Salinger -- ambiguous and sad and philosophical -- and it's one of my favorites. Salinger had a beautiful way with simple words.
Very true, currently working a great job going to college for two different things & starting my own business & doing all of this with my loving and supporting husband. While he works crazy hours an on top of it we have a toddler now! Building OUR empire