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By Anonym 14 Sep

Mira Grant

I was still wearing my shoes. The staff was paid to wash the sheets after every visit, and by the point we left the field, I’d dressed and undressed so many times in the course of decontamination that I never wanted to remove my clothes again. I’d just wear them until they dissolved, and then spend the rest of my life naked.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Mira Grant

He said that he was sure you would be amendable to this course of action." April paused, eyes widening, before she said indignantly, "I believe he may have lied to me!

By Anonym 14 Sep

Mira Grant

Never steal another reporter's story; never take the last of another reporter's ammo; never mess with another reporter's computer. Those are the rules, unless you work for a tabloid, where they replace "never" with "always".

By Anonym 14 Sep

Mira Grant

Nobody cares if you're an idiot, as long as you're a useful one.

By Anonym 18 Sep

Mira Grant

She really talks to you, doesn't she?" She asked. "it's not just you talking to her. She talks BACK." "hel, half the time she starts it." I said, half-defensively. "I know it's weird." "Well, yes, it's weird. Technically, I think it's insane. But who am I to judge?" Maggie shrugged. "I live in a house most people view as the setting of a horror movie waiting to happen, with an army of security ninjas and a couple dozen epileptic dogs for company. I don't think I'm qualified to pass judgement on 'weird'.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Mira Grant

Given a choice between life and death, choose life. Given a choice between right and wrong, choose what's right. And given a choice between a terrible truth and a beautiful lie, choose the truth every time.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Mira Grant

His idea of traffic safety is going too fast for the cops to catch up.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Mira Grant

See, Quentin, that’s why you should wear a cup before trying to assassinate someone.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Mira Grant

She laughed like she'd just invented laughter.​

By Anonym 15 Sep

Mira Grant

We are a nation equally afraid of gathering together and being alone.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Mira Grant

There will always be people for whom hate is easier when it’s not backed up by anything but fear.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Mira Grant

Sometimes you need lies to stay alive.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Mira Grant

Every life has a watershed moment, an instant when you realize you're about to make a choice that will define everything else you ever do, and that if you choose wrong, there may not be that many things left to choose. Sometimes the wrong choice is the only one that lets you face the end with dignity, grace, and the awareness that you're doing the right thing. I'm not sure we can recognize those moments until they've passed us.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Mira Grant

I've got no problem with octopuses. It's bugs and spiders that I don't like. Octopuses are cute, in their own 'nature did a lot of drugs' sort of way." - Becks

By Anonym 15 Sep

Mira Grant

When you're late in a fairy tale, people wind up dead. And not true-love's-kiss, glass-coffin-nap-time dead. Really dead, the kind of dead you don't recover from.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Mira Grant

Shaun has working his audience into a frenzy down to a science; by the time he's done with them, they get excited by the mysterious discovery of pocket lint. It's impressive, but I'd rather watch him move. There's something wonderful about the way he lets go, becoming all energy and excitement as he outlines what's coming next. Maybe it's geeky for a girl my age to admit she still loves her brother. I don't care. I love him, and one day I'll bury him, and until then, I'm going to be grateful that I'm allowed to watch him talk.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Mira Grant

Life as the chosen religious figure for a colony of cryptid mice can be a lot of things, but it's definitely never boring.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Mira Grant

Call me paranoid. I´m frequently right.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Mira Grant

Everything that’s loved lives.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Mira Grant

I’m also fascinated by the difference between terror and fear. Fear says, “Do not actually put your hand in the alligator,” while terror says, “Avoid Florida entirely because alligators exist.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Mira Grant

Repetition is sometimes the best way to deal with the Luideag: just keep saying the same thing over and over until she gets fed up and gives you what you want. All preschoolers have an instinctive grasp of this concept, but most don’t practice it on immortal water demons. That’s probably why there are so few disembowelments in your average preschool.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Mira Grant

You are covered in blood," Tybalt said again, stressing the words harder this time. "It makes me tense." There was a thud as the guard hit the floor, and Tybalt returned to my side. "Wow. You must be tense a lot." He sighed. "You have no idea.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Mira Grant

We were the ones on scene when everything went down. We weren't better. We weren't worse. We were just the ones standing in the blast radius.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Mira Grant

Remember how pissed you got when we had to do all that reading about the Rising back in sixth grade? I thought you were going to get us both expelled. You said the only way things could've gotten as bad as they did was if people were willing to take the first easy answer they could find and cling to it, rather than doing anything as complicated as actually thinking.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Mira Grant

My dear October, we are bound by an enchanted rose made from the hair of a Duchess, and my blood is covering your hand. You can learn anything you wish to know about me merely by licking you fingers." Tybalt laughed a little. "Yes, you may ask me a question.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Mira Grant

Everything is ‘just a story.’ Tragedy, comedy, end of the world, whatever, it’s just a story. What matters is making sure it’s heard.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Mira Grant

The laws of physics have already been violated. What happens if they decide to press charges?

By Anonym 18 Sep

Mira Grant

Our story opens where countless stories have ended in the last twenty-seven years: with an idiot—in this case, Rebecca Atherton, head of the After the End Times Irwins, winner of the Golden Steve-o Award for valor in the face of the undead—deciding it would be a good idea to go out and poke a zombie with a stick to see what happens.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Mira Grant

Are you ever not a pessimist?" "Sometimes. But then I wake up.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Mira Grant

April frowned, irritation evident. “I did not consent to your presence,” she said peevishly. “Please depart, and attempt your political assassination on someone else’s property.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Mira Grant

Why is it you assholes always feel the need to tell the media your evil plans before you kill us?” asked Becks. “Is it a union requirement or something?

By Anonym 15 Sep

Mira Grant

Who would come for her?" he snarled, rallying. Behind me, a voice shouted, "Tybalt, King of Cats. My claim precedes yours.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Mira Grant

Blood is one thing, but that’s not all that goes into family. The family you choose is the family that really matters. They’re the ones who’ll keep you standing.

By Anonym 19 Sep

Mira Grant

...we were doing this...this weird circling thing, like we needed to figure out every single line of the script before we could even start the movie. I knew, and he knew, and we didn’t do a damn thing about it... It’s like we thought everything had to be perfect, or it wouldn’t work. Like it was a story.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Mira Grant

There is a list of things Im not allowed to discuss at the dinner table! I am extraordinarily passionate about the Black Death, which is not something most people are into.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Mira Grant

Protecting the human race should really come with a per diem, I swear.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Mira Grant

A proper lady should be able to smile pretty, wear sequins like she means it, and kick a man's ass nine ways from Sunday while wearing stiletto heels. If she can't do that much, she's not trying hard enough.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Mira Grant

There weren’t any fairy tales in the streets around me. If there was ever a Cinderella, her glass slippers shattered under her weight and she limped home bleeding from the ball.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Mira Grant

Well, that’s not something you see every day. Go tell your father that Grandma needs the grenades.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Mira Grant

Sarah turned her narrow-eyed gaze on him, making me glad once more that Antimony's comic books got it wrong, and telepaths can't actually kill you with their brains. Give you a whopping headache and earworm you with annoying jingles, yes; kill you, no. (Although sometimes, when she's managed to stick "The Happy Banana Song" in my head for a week, I sort of wish she could kill people with her brain. It would be kinder.)

By Anonym 13 Sep

Mira Grant

Hysteria takes too much energy to be maintained forever.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Mira Grant

That's Becks. Always ready to offer a helping headshot.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Mira Grant

Running around in the grass near an unsecured structure and a bunch of trees is a good way of taking yourself out of the gene pool.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Mira Grant

Post-traumatic shock,' said Shaun. 'He thinks he's a boa constrictor.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Mira Grant

I guess in the end, it doesn’t matter what we wanted. What matters is what we chose to do with the things we had.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Mira Grant

Do we have to have the 'don't lie to the telepath' talk again? It won't take long. I say 'don't lie to the telepath, it never works,' you glare at me, and then you go find something you can hit.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Mira Grant

I love him, and one day I’ll bury him, and until then, I’m going to be grateful that I’m allowed to watch him talk.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Mira Grant

We live in a world where joy is possible, love is possible, happiness is possible; where all things are possible, if we're willing to take the time, take a chance, take a breath and step off the edge of everything that is for the sake of everything that might be.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Mira Grant

Humanity was cruel, and if you were prepared to try to find a bottom to that cruelty, you had best be prepared for a long, long fall.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Mira Grant

Be good. Be kind to each other. And if there's somebody you love, tell them. The world always needs more love.