The darkest minds and Never fade rereading; fav moments.
He looked wild with pain; it pinned me in place, even before what he had said registered in my mind.
“I know it’s wrong; I know it down to my damn bones. And I feel like I’m sick. I’m trying to be a good person, but I can’t. I can’t do it anymore.”
What is this? The look of open pain on his face was too much to process. My mind couldn’t work fast enough. My hands fisted in the pockets of my coat. I felt myself backing away toward the door, trying to escape that look, trying to stop my own heart from tearing out of my chest. He’s confused. Explain it to him. He’s only confused.
“Look at me.”
In that one slight motion, I see the end of hope, beginning of destruction of everything I hold dear in the world. I can’t guess what form my punishment will take, how wide the net will be cast, but when it is finished there most likely be nothing left.
It was my arrow, aimed at the chink in the force field surrounding the arena, that brought on this firestorm of retribution. That sent the whole country of Panem into c h a o s.
Halloween meme † in costumes: Jessica as [sexy] red riding hood (True Blood, 4x12 - 5x01)