About Adriana Gómez

Crazy cat lady. An ewok far away from Endor.

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  • Adriana shared from Mr. Mercedes: A Novel (The Bill Hodges Trilogy Book 1) by Stephen King
    “I’m glad to hear it. Does that nice Negro boy still work for you?” “Jerome? Yes.” Hodges smiles, wondering how Jerome would react if he knew someone in the neighborhood thinks of him as that nice Negro boy. Probably
    Note: Old people being racist
  • Adriana shared from City of Dragons: Volume Three of the Rain Wilds Chronicles by Robin Hobb
    Loving someone isn’t that crazy infatuation that you feel at first. That passes. Well, not passes, but it calms down, and then sometimes, when you least expect it, you get a glimpse of the person and it all comes back again, in a big rush. But even that’s not what you’re looking for. What you’re looking for is the feeling that no matter what, being with that person is always going to be better than being without that person. Good times or bad. That having that person around makes whatever you’re going through better, or at least more tolerable.”
    Note: Carson knows love
  • Adriana shared from Ready Player One by Ernest Cline
    Users could now teleport back and forth between their favorite fictional worlds. Middle Earth. Vulcan. Pern. Arrakis. Magrathea. Disc-world, Mid-World, Riverworld, Ringworld. Worlds upon worlds.
    Note: I would love the OASIS to be real!
  • Adriana shared from Ready Player One by Ernest Cline
    Online, I didn’t have a problem talking to people or making friends. But in the real world, interacting with other people—especially kids my own age—made me a nervous wreck. I never knew how to act or what to say, and when I did work up the courage to speak, I always seemed to say the wrong thing.
    Note: Me
  • Adriana shared from Dragon Haven (The Rain Wild Chronicles, Book 2) by Robin Hobb
    ‘I’ve made such a mess of everything,’ he said aloud. ‘Are you and I a “mess”?’ Carson asked him gently. ‘No.’ ‘You can be honest with me, Sedric. I know what I am, and that’s a simple man. I know I’m not educated or sophisticated. I know I’m not—’ ‘It’s what you are that matters, not what you’re not.’ Sedric
    Note: Love between a Rain Wild Hunter and a Bingtown Businessman <3
  • Adriana shared from Dragon Haven (The Rain Wild Chronicles, Book 2) by Robin Hobb
    do not believe he has kept his promises.’ ‘I have no proof that he has broken them.’ ‘No. You are the only proof that he has broken something. You are broken.’ The dragon’s pronouncement was delivered heartlessly.
    Note: Dragons are heartless
  • Adriana shared from Dragon Haven (The Rain Wild Chronicles, Book 2) by Robin Hobb
    ‘And I am a married woman.’ Alise’s second assertion seemed, not a statement of fact, but an admission of doom. ‘Why do you bind yourself to a mate you do not desire?’ the dragon asked. Her confusion seemed genuine. ‘Why do you obey a rule that only frustrates you? What do you gain from it?’
    Note: Dragons on marriage
  • Adriana shared from Dragon Haven (The Rain Wild Chronicles, Book 2) by Robin Hobb
    Humans lived and died in a ridiculously short amount of time. Perhaps that was why they made so much noise when they were alive. Perhaps
    Note: What dragons think of us
  • Adriana shared from As If by Blake Morrison
    Thompson and Venables committed their crime as ten-year-olds. They weren’t – and aren’t – hardened adult killers. It’s a mistake to consider them beyond redemption.
  • Adriana shared from As If by Blake Morrison
    The little hands of T and V, the little faces and voices, and the damage they did. The boys weren’t innocent. But they weren’t murderous either. Murderous innocence: something in-between.
    Note: Murderous innocence