ya lit meme 8 otps
↳ [1/8] Will & Tessa, The Infernal Devices
“I recall what you said to me once. That words have the power to change us. Your words have changed me, Tess; they have made me a better man than I would have been otherwise. Life is a book, and there are a thousand pages I have not yet read. I would read them together with you, as many as I can, before I die—”
For there to be betrayal, there would have to have been trust first.
TMI/TID meme: 6 characters » Tessa Gray [1/6]
“One must always be careful of books and what is inside them, for words have the power to change us.”
When I hear the screams of the crowd, I think it’s because I must look stunning. Then I notice something is rising up around me. Smoke. From fire. Not the flickery stuff I wore last year in the chariot, but something much more real that devours my dress. I begin to panic as the smoke thickens. Charred bits of black silk swirl into the air, and pearls clatter to the stage. Somehow I’m afraid to stop because my flesh doesn’t seem to be burning and I know Cinna must be behind whatever is happening. So I keep spinning and spinning. For a split second, I’m gasping, completely engulfed in strange flames. Then all at once, the fire is gone.
i learned that the gods of olympus are real and sometimes they have children with humans called half-bloods