“It smelled of stale air and shoe leather and my grandfather’s slightly sour cologne.”
“So well intended, and yet so insulting.”
mother of god what does this mean
“Asakawa kept investigating the four victims’ backgrounds whenever he had a free minute, but had so much work to do that he wasn’t getting as far as he’d hoped”.
“A size to small.”
“Marcus offers him the knife. He breathes deeply - I watch his chest rise - and, as he exhales, he accepts the knife.”
“This is my choice for the most dubious feature of the constitution”
“The low Cajun drawl was as smooth as molasses and set Flame’s heart pounding”
…..The nearest book to me just HAD to be a romance, didn’t it.
“Those officials of Pharaoh who feared the word of the Lord hurried to bring their slaves and their livestock inside.”
…nearest book was the Bible. x_o Apparently I will have no sex life…which is fine with me lol
“She was doubly tortured;-in part, with a sense of overwhelming shame, that strange and unloving eyes should have the privilege of gazing;-and, partly, because the idea occurred to her, with ridiculous importunity, that the window was not arranged so skilfully, nor nearly to so much advantage, as it might have been.”
The House of the Seven Gables, by Nathaniel Hawthorne (one of my favorite authors <3)
Apparently, I’m going to be to worried about a store front window for sex? That’s perfectly fine by me, I don’t need any.