Once I got over the fact that my Latin teacher was a horse, we had a nice tour, though I was careful not to walk behind him. I'd done pooper-scooper patrol in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade a few times, and, I'm sorry, I did not trust Chiron's back the the way I trusted his front.
("The Lightning Thief")
More Quotes from Rick Riordan:Oh, don't mind me! Just the queen of the heavens, dying over here!
With her braided hair and white dress, she seemed to glow in the moonlight.
Now, if you have never been hit by a flying burrito, count yourself lucky. In terms of deadly projectiles, it's right up there with grenades and cannonballs.
It blew my mind that this stuff had survived for two thousand, three thousand years.
It was like Percy had faced death before, like he knew about grief. What mattered was listening. You didn't need to say you were sorry. The only thing that helped was moving on-moving forward.
That's what happens when it snows in Texas lady. It. Freaking. Melts.
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