"Every time we kissed, I felt something that couldn’t exist."
— The Postal Service, “A Tattered Line of String”
"I wish the world was flat like the old days. Then I could travel just by folding a map. No more airplanes, or speed trains, or freeways. There’d be no distance that can hold us back."
— Death Cab for Cutie, “The New Year”
"You keep twisting the truth. That keeps me thrown askew."
— Death Cab for Cutie, “405”
"I intentionally wrote it out to be an illegible mess. You wanted me to write you letters, but I’d rather lose your address and forget that we’d ever met and what did or did not occur."
— Death Cab for Cutie, “Information Travels Faster”
"I cursed myself for being surprised that this didn’t play like it did in my mind."
— Death Cab for Cutie, “Bixby Canyon Bridge”
"I know your heart belongs to someone you’ve yet to meet."
— Death Cab for Cutie, “Someday You Will Be Loved”
"I wish we could open our eyes to see in all directions at the same time."
— Death Cab for Cutie, “Marching Bands of Manhattan”