Much stronger boys in her class soon learned that it could be quite unpleasant to fight with that skinny girl. Unlike other girls in the class, she never backed down, and she would not for a second hesitate to use her fists or any weapon at hand to protect herself. She went around with the attitude that she would rather be beaten to death than take any shit.
("The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo")
More Quotes from Stieg Larsson:Mikael had rarely managed to surprise Berger. This time she was silent for nearly ten seconds.
Dear Government... I'm going to have a serious talk with you if I ever find anyone to talk to.
I don't know if I want a steady relationship, but I'm terrified of losing you.
Armageddon was yesterday, today we have a serious problem.
You know what? I think you ought to recruit her for the Section.
A vingança é uma força poderosa
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