My life is an apology for the life of my father.
Still doing your best to ruin the horses, I see.
A consciousness was like a face you saw once and forever recognized.
He made her drunk, this man made her drunk; and every time his eyes flashed into hers she could not breathe.
He thinks we're made of money.
Katsa watched the long grass moving around them. The wind pushed it, attacked it, struck it in one place and then another. It rose and fell and rose again. It flowed, like water.
She crossed the room to him, put her arms around him, clung to him, turning her face to the side, learning all at once that it was awkward to show a person all of one's love when one's nose was broken.
The only way for you to keep your mind straight is to run from those who would confuse you.
And is it the way, in these kingdoms you fell from, for a woman to join forces with an unnatural child who's murdered her friend? Or is that expectation unique to you, and your infinitesimal heart?
How absurd it was that in all seven kingdoms, the weakest and most vulnerable of people - girls, women - went unarmed and were taught nothing of fighting, while the strong were trained to the highest reaches of their skill.
His last thought was that it hadn't been stupidity that had allowed his son to enchant him so easily with words. It had been love.
Los amigos no te mienten. Los amigos intentan comprenderte.
The world doesn't care who wins. It'll go on spinning no matter how many people are slaughtered tomorrow. No matter if you and I are slaughtered. I almost wish it wouldn't if we aren't allowed to go on spinning with it.
Then she'll know I'll want to knock her senseless if she so much as looks at me.
And of course she understood now why her body wanted to run whenever he appeared. It was a correct instinct, for there was nothing to be got from this but sadness.
I have no doubt that you are more than capable of bringing the Monsean queen and my son and the rest of my sons and a hundred Nanderan kittens through an onslaught of howling raiders if you chose to.
How unjust then to meet that person you love, and be kept away from them only because ones bed is made of hay , and the other, feathers.
Maybe it was for the best that she'd been so foolish, for if she'd known how hard this would be, perhaps she wouldn't have done it.
Then I'm sorry I don't remember more. If we kew a person was going to die, we'd hold harder to the memories.
What she really loved was to hang over the edge and watch the bow of the ship slice through the waves. She loved it especially when the waves were high and the ship rose and fell, or when it was snowing and the flakes stung her face.
Are you determined to leave me in this world to live without my heart?
I thought it was supposed to be impossible to sneak up on you. Eyes of a hawk and ears of a wolf and all.
I don't want to love you if you're only going to die.
Mercy was more frightening than murder, because it was harder.
There will be no yelling at people who are bleeding themselves to unconsciousness.
When you're a monster, you are thanked and praised for not being a monster.
Brigan spun around to face the man, swearing with as much as exasperation and fury as Fire had ever heard anyone swear. The man scuttled away in alarm.
If I wanted to stun anyone at dinner, I'd hit them in the face.
I must stop wishing for things to happen. Because something will happen eventually, and when it does, I'll be bound to wish it hadn't.
Normal. She wasn't normal. A girl Graced with killing, a royal thug? A girl who didn't want the husbands Randa pushed on her, perfectly handsome and thoughtful men, a girl who panicked at the thought of a baby at her breast, or clinging to her ankles.
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