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That was another cool thing about Evan's uncle. Every season, he made it out to at least a couple of home soccer games, which was always a couple more than Evan's dad.
His dad preferred baseball.
~ Dream Things True by Marie Marquardt, Kindle Location 822 (ARC)
"I expected this reception," said the daemon. "All men hate the wretched; how, then, must I be hated, who am miserable beyond all living things! Yet you, my creator, detest and spurn me, thy creature, to whom thou art bound by ties only dissoluble by the annihilation of one of us. You purpose to kill me. How dare you sport thus with life?"
~ Frankenstein by Mary Shelley, pg. 52
He pauses. Turns. Sadness tugs at his eyes as he says, "Seems like I've been waiting for you to come around my whole life, Lee. But a man can't wait forever and stay a man."
~ Walk on Earth a Stranger by Rae Carson, Kindle Location 659 (ARC)