Top Ten Tuesday is a meme created over at Broke and the Bookish where every Tuesday, Top Ten things of anything are listed. Todays Top Ten things are:
Top Ten Quotes I Loved From Books I Read In The Last Year
Now this weeks topic is a rewind where we get to take posts from the past that we would like to do/do again and I decided this would be a good week to post one that I had started writing up but never finished. Does it matter if they are all from the same book? I shall try to avoid this haha these shall be in random order.
To many, I was myth incarnate, the embodiment of a most superb legend, a fairy tale. Some considered me a monster, a mutation. To my great misfortune, I was once mistaken for an angel. To my mother, I was everything. To my father, nothing at all. To my grandmother, I was a daily reminder of loves long lost. But I knew the truth—deep down, I always did.
I was just a girl.
‘Yelena, you’ve driven me crazy. You’ve caused me considerable trouble and I’ve contemplated ending your life twice since I’ve known you.’ Valek’s warm breath in my ear sent a shiver down my spine.
‘But you’ve slipped under my skin, invaded my blood and seized my heart.’
‘That sounds more like a poison than a person,’ was all I could say. His confession had both shocked and thrilled me.
‘Exactly,’ Valek replied. ‘You have poisoned me.’
When people don’t express themselves, they die one piece at a time.
We’d been born with our souls’ fingers interlocked. What if we’d never let go?
“Guards are of no use in a library.”
Oh, how wrong he was! Libraries are full of ideas – perhaps the most dangerous and powerful of all weapons.
I’m an accident. I’m a lie. And my life depends on maintaining the illusion.
But death was her curse and her gift, and death had been her good friend these long, long years.
Whenever she had a problem to consider, she invariably found herself in the library, for it was easier to think when she was surrounded by books.
And the secret garden bloomed and bloomed and every morning revealed new miracles.
A rat in a maze is free to go anywhere, as long as it stays inside the maze.
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