ouat challenge: day ten - favourite quote
↳ And what exactly do you think fairy tales are?
"One day I’ll have to explain about my nightmares. Why they came. Why they won’t ever really go away."
Helena Bonham Carter does the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
"Oh, I’m grand."
I feel around for the parachute and slide my fingers inside until they close around the pearl. I sit back on my bed cross-legged and find myself rubbing the smooth iridescent surface of the pearl back and forth against my lips. For some reason, it’s soothing. A cool kiss from the giver himself.
I knelt down in the water, my fingers digging into the roots. Small, bluish tubers that don’t look like much but boiled or baked are as good as any potato. “Katniss,” I said aloud. It’s the plant I was named for. And I heard my father’s voice joking, “As long as you can find yourself, you’ll never starve.”