a matchless spirit though a delicate frame, covered by her splendid bravery.
“It should be me,” he said. And out of the darkness the wolves came, whispering.
I’d call it animal. Except animals only kill for food.It wasn’t a question of who, more like what.
He’s not gonna stop. You know that, right? A man like that— Maybe not even a man.
Don’t you want to take a leap of faith? Or become an old man, filled with regret, waiting to die alone!
I do not tolerate a world emptied of you. I have tried. For a year I have called every black tree Marya Morevna; I have looked for your face in the patterns of the ice. In the dark, I have pored over the loss of you like pale gold. - (Deathless, Catherynne M. Valente)
"You don’t fear death… You welcome it. Your punishment must be more severe." - The Dark Knight Rises (2012)
You know, you can go through your whole life without a care, and one day it all changes. People die. They lose their homes. They go to prison. It’s calamity, huh? I know it, ‘cause I lived it. And if this year has taught me anything -believe me, I’ve seen it all- it’s that the worst does happen. And you need to be insured.
What was he now? Only Bran the broken boy, Brandon of House Stark, prince of a lost kingdom, lord of a burned castle, heir to ruins.
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"The Dark Lord will rise again, Crouch! Throw us into Azkaban; we will wait! He will rise again and will come for us, he will reward us beyond any of his other supporters! We alone were faithful! We alone tried to find him!"
She could feel the hole inside her every morning when she woke. It wasn’t hunger, though sometimes there was that too. It was a hollow place, an emptiness where her heart had been, where her brothers had lived, and her parents.