It killed me

from J.D. Salinger – The Catcher in the Rye (Chap. 1) on Rap Genius

Meaning

Another Caulfield catchphrase. A casual colloquialism, but the dark, homicidal undertones make it clear that there is a self-loathing and potential violence lurking in the subtext.

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