The only indication of the passage of time lies in the heavens, the subtle shift of the moon. So Peeta begins pointing it out to me, insisting I acknowledge its progress and sometimes, for just a moment I feel a flicker of hope before the agony of the night engulfs me again.
("The Hunger Games")
More Quotes from Suzanne Collins:So I learned to hold my tongue and to turn my features into an indifferent mask so that no one could ever read my thoughts.
There's no district 12 to escape from now, no Peacekeepers to trick, no hungry mouths to feed. The Capitol took away all of that, and I'm on the verge of losing Gale as well. The glue of mutual needs that bonded us so tightly together for all those years is melting away.
Look, if you wanted to be babied you should have asked Peeta.
Right before the explosions begin, I find a star.
I drag myself out of nightmares each morning and find there's no relief in waking.
So that's who Finnick loves, I think. Not his string of fancy lovers in the Capitol. But a poor, mad girl back home.
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