Signs you've found your scroll mate:
1. They express your deepest thoughts and desires better than you can.
2. You are a better person because of them.
3. You regularly experience déjà vu while reading their work.
4. You're obsessed with the way their books smell.
5. They make the most mundane topic fun or fascinating.
6. Your cat or dog is affectionate toward their books.
7. You've tattooed one of their quotes on your body.
8. Their books feel like home.
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