“Embellish your flaws. They will turn into your assets”
We women are a sad lot, aren’t we?” “What do you mean?” “Strong enough to take on the world with our bare hands, yet we permit ridiculous boys to make fools of us.” “I am not a fool.” “No, you’re not. Not yet.”
“If you’re happy in a dream, does that count?”
“And now we’re supposed to go back to our normal lives. That’s what people do. They have these amazing experiences with another person, and then they just go home and clean the bathroom or whatever.”
I have a question for you. “If your shadow is the second most beautiful thing in the world, which is the first?”.
Suddenly she felt strong and happy. She was not afraid of the darkness or the fog and she knew with a singing in her heart that she would never fear them again. No matter what mists might curl around her in the future, she knew her refuge. She started briskly up the street toward home and the blocks seemed very long. Far, far too long. She caught up her skirts to her knees and began to run lightly. But this time she was not running from fear. She was running because Rhett’s arms were at the end of the street.
I don’t want you to change, Bridgette. I’m not in love with who you could be, or who you used to be, or who the world says you should be. I’m in love with you. Right now. Just like this.
The next time you’re mad at me, talk to me,’ he said. ‘Don’t shut me out. I don’t like playing games. And by the way, I had a great time, too.