is this all i am now? a  b o r g i a ?

You will be naked and clean and bloodless again.


Books meme » Twenty male characters [2/20] | Ronan Lynch (The Raven Cycle) 

Gansey had once told Adam that he was afraid most people didn’t know how to handle Ronan. What he meant by this was that he was worried that one day someone would fall on Ronan and cut themselves.


Perhaps both.

I wish I were a girl again, half-savage and hardy, and free.

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"I’ve been waiting for you a long time, Alina," He said.
"You and I are going to change the world." - (Shadow and Bone, Leigh Bardugo)

“I am no bird; and no net ensnares me: I am a free human being with an independent will.”

There’s a monster at the end of this book. It’s the blank page where the story ends and you’re left alone with yourself and your thoughts

 “Yes,” he said. “They just do it in better clothes.”  (Seige & Storm, Leigh Bardugo)


The Originals AU: Turn of the century New Orleans, Kol is living with his siblings Klaus and Rebekah. All is well, until Klaus discovers that Kol is getting a little too close to his “precious Rebekah”.  Fearing his brother is going to push them apart, Kol contacts Mikael to put his rival down for good. Klaus daggers Kol in a jealous rage over the affair, telling Rebekah only that Kol was conspiring with their father against them. As Mikael’s wrath draws near, Klaus pulls a reluctant Rebekah out of New Orleans- along with their brother’s newly daggered remains. 

GIF CHALLENGE | 3/5 Female Characters ⤖ claire underwood ♛

I’ve done what I have to do. Now you do what you have to do. Seduce him, give him your heart. Cut it out and put it in his fucking hands! 

jolie-laide [jol-ee-led]

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Husbands lie, Masha. I should know; I’ve eaten my share. That’s lesson number one. Lesson number two: among the topics about which a husband is most likely to lie are money, drink, black eyes, political affiliation, and women who squatted on his lap before and after your sweet self.

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You’re trying not to tell him you love him, and you’re trying to choke down the feeling, and you’re trembling, but he reaches over and he touches you, like a prayer for which no words exist, and you feel your heart taking root in your body, like you’ve discovered something you don’t even have a name for.


and that whole time I was a fool