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"One never knows," said the blind man. "What young people read these days. Anyway, sometime in the twenties, I believe, one of the Crackstone girls wanted to marry a local boy, and the family objected, and they eloped in a rowboat. Unfortunately, a storm came up, and swept them out to sea..."
His wife said, "They were never found."
~ The Turning by Francine Prose, pg. 17
Be careful what you're doing, because no one is ever who you want them to be. And the less you really know them, the more likely you are to confuse them with the girl or boy in your head.
~ Dash & Lily's Book of Dares by Rachel Cohn & David Levithan, pg. 131
Noah moved impossibly closer, just inches away. A few freckles disappeared into the scruff on his jaw. "I'll be gentle," Noah added. My breath caught in my throat as he looked at me from beneath those lashes, ruining me. I narrowed my eyes at him. "You're evil." In response, Noah smiled, and raised his finger to gently tap the tip of my nose. "And you're mine," he said, then walked away.
~ The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer by Michelle Hodkin, pg. 175
"We should hunt for survivors," she said, "especially the kids who can't take care of themselves." Jordan nodded for her to continue. "You know where they live. We can split up. Are you ready?"
~ Night of the Purple Moon by Scott Cramer, Kindle Location 1059