Hi! I'm Kat. Portuguese. Book lover. R/Hr addicted. Also major fan of 10Things I Hate About You, Inception, The Princess Bride, Kingdom Hearts, Friends, Castle, Bones, The Hunger Games, challenges and some others things...
Currently addicted to Downton Abbey!
Jonathan made her look at him. “I am serious, in my way,” he said quietly. “But if I talked of love to you, you’d run off.”
"Don’t, Jonathan, please," she whispered.
"See what I mean?" He yawned again. "Relax. I certainly can’t talk about marriage in any case—"
"I don’t want to talk about marriage!" she cried. "I don’t want you talk about love, ei—"
Jonathan silenced her with a hand over her mouth. “I love you, Alanna,” he said firmly. “Ignore it if you want, but I do love you.” He pulled the covers over them. “Now go to sleep.”
Alanna lay awake for a long time, wishing he hadn’t said it, and glad that he had. She was going away when she became a knight. Nothing could change that. He would have to make a marriage that would be good for the kingdom. Nothing could change that, either. And yet—
~ Tamora Pierce, In the Hands of the Goddess