Teaser Tuesday is a weekly feature, hosted by MizB of A Daily Rhythm.
So, I stay on the line, and I listen, interjecting at all the appropriate places. I stare out at the deepening evening and find my fingers moving along to a song that begins to weave through my brain. Not a song I know. Something of my own creation.
~ Bounce (Boomerang #3) by Noelle August, pg. 55
"I can't afford to be soft. Stop asking it of me." He strode away, his purposeful strides biting into the soft ground.
I sucked in a cold breath and followed after him. "He didn't deserve to die alone."
"We all die alone, Luna."
~ Reign of Shadows by Sophie Jordan, Kindle Location 1974 (ARC)
"Were you a slave to your compulsion?" he asked.
"You're not supposed to turn that around on me."
"I kind of am," said Neblin. "I'm a therapist."
~ I Am Not a Serial Killer by Dan Wells, pg. 36
Like myself, this musical is meant to be loud and spectacular, although there are are also some quiet moments. People who don't understand musical theater (i.e., most of my family, and a good portion of the greater Chicago area) tend to think of it as being unrealistic. I disagree. Because what is life if not a series of loud and quiet moments shuffled together with some music thrown in?
~ Hold Me Closer by David Levithan, pg. 1