“Girls hunger. And we’re taught, from the moment our brains can take it, that there isn’t enough food for us all.”
“Beware the woods and the dark, dank, deep. He’ll follow you home, and he won’t let you sleep.”
“Hope, she thought, breathing with the tide, was a choice that only those with resolute hearts dared to make.”
“I’ll tell you what I’ve lost, she wanted to say and then open up her chest so they could see the hollow pit where her heart used to be. It was stuck in a state of collapse, this pit – a tiny, organ – shaped singularity, sucking own the bleeding ravaged pieces of who she use to be.
“I am my own weapon.”
“Maybe…has lots of potential.”
“The Rock that had been her home, and her mother’s home, and her grandmother’s. It had witnessed their suffering; it’s children had been stolen from it by a beast that did not belong. And it had had enough.”
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