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By Anonym 15 Sep

Maria V. Snyder

When we reached the beach, Leif fell to his knees with a dramatic cry. "Solid ground! I'll never take you for granted again." "Are you going to kiss the sand?" I asked. "Don't be ridiculous." "Now I'M the one being silly?" "Yes.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Maria V. Snyder

The Queen Seeker was back!

By Anonym 14 Sep

Maria V. Snyder

Let's go. We're supposed to rendezvous with the Captain at the lake. Oh, and try to keep the noise down. You sound like a panicked moose crashing through the woods," the smarter man chided. "Oh yeah. Like you could hear me over your specially trained 'woodland-animal footsteps,'" Rough Voice countered. "It was like listening to two deer humping each other.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Maria V. Snyder

I wanted to dissolve into the floor, mixing myself with the hard stone. A stone had a single purpose: to be. No complicated promises, no worries and no feelings.

By Anonym 20 Sep

Maria V. Snyder

You could put the sass into assassin

By Anonym 14 Sep

Maria V. Snyder

No," I said. "I'm not safe, Belen. Who is going to tear Kerrick's arm off if he hits me again? Come on," I urged. "Stay with us".

By Anonym 15 Sep

Maria V. Snyder

The others had taken Valek's return in stride, although Janco made a comment about Valek's lack of hair. "You ever notice how couples start to look alike?" he asked. In a deadpan, Valek replied, "Yes. In fact I was just thinking how much you and Topaz resemble each other. It's uncanny.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Maria V. Snyder

My mind’s screaming went unvoiced. Logic grabbed the panic and wrestled it to the ground.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Maria V. Snyder

I'm glad you're here. We've had some...interesting developments." Leif groaned. "That's Yelena-speak for life-threatening danger.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Maria V. Snyder

She's the nicest person I know." Zila chewed on her lower lip. "Well, the second nicest. Avry's the first.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Maria V. Snyder

After almost two hours of creeping around the forest, one of the jacks discovered Belen. He had fallen asleep, and the young man had literally tripped over him. So much for his reputation.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Maria V. Snyder

I didn't expect a knife, though. Is it the one missing from the kitchen?" "Did Rand report it?" I felt betrayed. Why hadn't he just asked for it back? "No. It just makes sense to keep track of large kitchen knives, so when one goes missing you're not surprised when someone attacks you with it.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Maria V. Snyder

Love trumps logic?" "Every time.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Maria V. Snyder

Fourteen years without a mother had me believe I could be stoic when I finally met her.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Maria V. Snyder

You're easily distracted by the pattern of the cloth and can't see the quality of the threads.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Maria V. Snyder

Valek smiled. “Good. First, send Kade a reply, asking him not to come.” He pointed at the unopened letter on the table. I had forgotten about it. Sealed with wax, the message appeared to be secured. Valek shrugged. “I was bored.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Maria V. Snyder

You can't let the past ruin your future.

By Anonym 18 Sep

Maria V. Snyder

The benefit of appearing so young is I'm constantly underestimated

By Anonym 18 Sep

Maria V. Snyder

Only the weak invite their demons to live with them. Isn't that right?

By Anonym 13 Sep

Maria V. Snyder

In fact, he's never taken an interest in a woman before. I was beginning to to suspect he might prefer one of his male sneaks, but now..." She paused dramatically. "Now, we have the lovely, intelligent Yelena to get Valek's cold heart pumping." "You really should get out of your sewing room more. You need fresh air and a dose of reality," I said knowing better than to believe a word Dilana said, but unable to control the silly little grin on my face. Her sweet, melodious laughter followed me into the hallway. "You know I'm right, " she called.

By Anonym 17 Sep

Maria V. Snyder

Liv held out her right index finger. "I've got a splinter that I can't get out. It's killing me and affecting my duty." "Uh-huh." I examined the minuscule speck that could be dirt.

By Anonym 18 Sep

Maria V. Snyder

She put her hands on her hips and surveyed the area with a cocky smile on her face. The smirk spread when the traitor met my gaze. "No hello for your old friend?" she asked me. "Don't be rude Baby Face." "Go to hell, Wynn.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Maria V. Snyder

In the war room, love? What if someone comes in?” I stood and removed his shirt. “Then they’ll have a good story to tell.” “Good?” He adopted the pretense of being offended. “Prove me wrong.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Maria V. Snyder

Nothing like having a warrant for your execution to get a girl motivated.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Maria V. Snyder

I feel an extremely annoyed thunderstorm nearby," Kade warned. "Actually, I'm the one annoyed. The thunderstorm could go either way." - Storm Glass

By Anonym 16 Sep

Maria V. Snyder

I've got a splinter that I can't get out. It's killing me and affecting my duty." "Uh-huh." I examined the minuscule speck that could be dirt.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Maria V. Snyder

I doubt I would ever be missed. Noted absent, charged delinquent, reprimanded but never missed.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Maria V. Snyder

I’ll have you know that the most delicate flowers often produce the strongest scent when crushed.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Maria V. Snyder

It's the problem with mistakes, they tend to linger.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Maria V. Snyder

Before Kiki and I headed toward the Keep, I thanked my friends. “For what? We didn’t do anything,” Janco grumbled. “For caring enough to follow my guards. And the next time, I might need the help.” “There better not be a next time,” Ari said, giving me a stern look. “How touching,” Janco said, pretending to wipe his eyes. “Get going, Yelena. I don’t want you to see me cry.” He faked a sniffle. “I’m sure your ego can handle it,” I said. “Or will you need to beat up some trainees to feel like a man again?” “Very funny,” he said.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Maria V. Snyder

I did what any good rat would do. I bit down on the guard's hand until I tasted blood.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Maria V. Snyder

Knowledge, whatever the form, could be as effective as a weapon.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Maria V. Snyder

Bad dreams are ghosts of our fears and worries, haunting us while we sleep. I doubt Valek is in trouble.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Maria V. Snyder

Everyone grieves in different ways. For some, it could take longer or shorter. I do know it never disappears. An ember still smolders inside me. Most days, I don’t notice it, but, out of the blue, it’ll flare to life.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Maria V. Snyder

Exactly. You can shoulder all the blame and become a martyr. Provided anyone knows what or who you're martyring for. Or you can accept that some things are important enough to fight for and realize there will be sacrifices along the way.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Maria V. Snyder

I needed to sit down. I'd heard other people talk about having to sit down when shocked by an event or revelation and I had dismissed the notion as pure exaggeration. Little did I realize the actual physical weakness. It felt as if my bones had dissolved and my muscles could no longer support my weight.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Maria V. Snyder

No need to act, i let my fear show "He killed himself," i whispered. Eve raised an eyebrow. "Fourteen times?" "He had bad aim.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Maria V. Snyder

Good food, fresh water, and an occasional sweet and someone to care for. That's what everyone should have. A simplistic and unrealistic view I knew, but it soothed me.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Maria V. Snyder

And clay-caked clothes are so last year.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Maria V. Snyder

We talked through Gillie's life from start to finish, including all her accomplishments and major life events. The woman fell asleep with a dreamy half smile still on her lips. I remained by her bedside. Cog would be amused by my efforts to comfort an upper. No. Not amused. Proud. I liked Ella. She was a good sort, much nicer than Trella, and I hoped she managed to survive the next thirty hours.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Maria V. Snyder

It’s your fault. I was defending you!” I blurted. He paused. “In protecting my honor, you exposed months of work. I should be flattered?

By Anonym 15 Sep

Maria V. Snyder

Why did Mother ask you to help me rescue Gelsi?" I asked Leif. "She thought I could assist you in some way. Instead, I had tried to-" "Kill me? You can join the 'I Want to Kill Yelena Guild.' I hear they have six members in good standing. Valek is president since he had wanted to kill me twice." --Yelena to Leif

By Anonym 13 Sep

Maria V. Snyder

Don't worry. I'm only your escort tonight. I would offer to protect you from the drunken attentions of the other men, but I know all too well that you're quite capagble of holding your own.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Maria V. Snyder

Here we go. Kerrick was as subtle as a thunderstorm.

By Anonym 20 Sep

Maria V. Snyder

You can't let the past ruin your future, I changed over in my mind.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Maria V. Snyder

I am a Stormdancer! Mere metal is nothing compared with the power of a storm." Kade made his voice boom and spread his arms wide. His eyes sparked with humor. "I. Am. Invincible." "Until a happy wind blows," I said. "Curse those sunny days." "The bane of your existence." "The scourge of society." "The downfall of decency." "And boring, too. Nothing like a good gale to put a spring in your step." Kade grinned.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Maria V. Snyder

Lying to yourself is easy, too. I know. It's much harder to stay and deal with consequences.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Maria V. Snyder

Poisoned, pursued and living with a psychopath. Not what I would consider the good life. Death has its perks.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Maria V. Snyder

Being a scrub was undesirable and hard work, living in crowded conditions with no privacy and just being one of many. Undistinguishable.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Maria V. Snyder

...my sanity threatened to take a holiday without me.