Teaser Tuesday is a weekly feature, hosted by MizB of A Daily Rhythm.
"Outside, my dear, you may be placed within a gilded cage of men's perceptions of you. They will stand and admire you - which is a blessing and a curse. It can be a lonely thing to be turned into an ideal, especially when one is young and has a heart that beats and yearns."
~ Da Vinci's Tiger by L.M. Elliott, Kindle Location 1049 (ARC)
"If you're nice, we can even play the boxers or briefs game." "That sounds sketchy. What's the boxers or briefs game?" "That's where the passenger holds up a paper to cars passing by that tells them to honk once if they're wearing briefs and twice if they're wearing boxers. If they don't honk, you assume they're free as a bird." "Gross." "It's important sociological research, Julia. It's supposed to be gross."
~ Never Always Sometimes by Adi Alsaid, pg. 216
This is what we've trained for, people. This is the moment, and this is the hour. We will hold the line. We will not bend and we will not break. I tell you all, here and now: WE DO NOT DIE THIS DAY.
~ Illuminae by Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristoff, pg. 255/599