Taren Ferry folk had a reputation for slyness and trickery. If you shook hands with a Taren Ferry man, people said, you counted your fingers afterwards.
The fact that the price must be paid is proof it is worth paying.
The rose petal floats on water. The kingfisher flashes above the pond. Life and beauty swirl in the midst of death.
The Wheel of Time turns, and Ages come and pass. What was, what will be, and what is, may yet fall under the Shadow.
Till shade is gone, till water is gone, into the Shadow with teeth bared, screaming defiance with the last breath, to spit into Sightblinder's eye on the Last Day.
Death is as light as a feather, duty heavier than a mountain
I will hate the man you choose because he isn't me, and love him if he makes you smile.
She's not for you, nor you for her; at least, not in the way you both want.
Strange clothes you wear, Child of the Dragon. Has the Wheel turned so far? Do the People of the Dragon return to the first Covenant? But you wear a sword. That is neither now nor then.
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