“I’m sure you have many fascinating stories…”
…And you never will be.
HOW DARE YOU, VILLAINOUS FIEND, INTERRUPT THE MIGHTY THOR’S MUCH NEEDED LATTE BREAK
More of Cassandra Jean’s flower cards — we’re now onto The Infernal Devices, and these cards are done in oils, not watercolor. Jem and Will, together as always!
I crave intimacy but I get confused and uncomfortable when I’m shown even the slightest bit of attention or affection.
TID Apreciation Week | Day 4: Favourite Quotes
- Clockwork Prince - Chapter 11, “Wild Unrest”
- Clockwork Princess - Chapter 24, “The Measure of Love”
Will’s letter to Tessa (Chapter 24 CP2)
Tess, Tess, Tessa.
Was there ever a more beautiful sound than your name? To speak it aloud makes my heart ring like a bell. Strange to imagine that, isn’t it – a heart ringing – but when you touch me that is what it is like: as if my heart is ringing in my chest and the sound shivers down my veins and splinters my bones with joy.
Why have I written these words in this book? Because of you. You taught me to love this book where I had scorned it. When I read it for the second time, with an open mind and heart, I felt the most complete despair and envy of Sydney Carton. Yes, Sydney, for even if he had no hope that the woman he loved would love him, at least he could tell her of his love. At least he could do something to prove his passion, even if that thing was to die.
I would have chosen death for a chance to tell you the truth, Tessa, if I could have been assured that death would be my own. And that is why I envied Sydney, for he was free.
And now at last I am free, and I can finally tell you, without fear of danger to you, all that I feel in my heart.
You are not the last dream of my soul.
You are the first dream, the only dream I ever was unable to stop myself from dreaming. You are the first dream of my soul, and from that dream I hope will come all other dreams, a lifetime’s worth.
With hope at least,
“Sometimes the way a thing goes down does matter, Shepard. Later, when you have to live with yourself. Knowing that you acted with integrity — then it matters.”
Endless List of Favorite Movies: The Breakfast Club
"You see us as you want to see us…in the simplest terms and the most convenient definitions. You see us as a brain, an athlete, a basket case, a princess, and a criminal."