"We don't need to have just one favorite. We keep adding favorites. Our favorite book is always the book that speaks most directly to us at a particular stage in our lives. And our lives change. We have other favorites that give us what we most need at that particular time. But we never lose the old favorites. They're always with us. We just sort of accumulate them."
— Lloyd Alexander
So, I printed out some little labels with my name on them. Nothing else, just my name. I then proceeded to put these labels in my books.
Some of the books on my shelf I haven't touched in years, except maybe to move them around or something. Putting a label in almost every book--because my name may have already been written in it for whatever reason.
Well, my name was already in it, but a flood of memories came back when I opened it: