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  • Brandon shared from The Name of the Wind (The Kingkiller Chronicle Book 1) by Patrick Rothfuss
    Like all boys of my age, I was an idiot when it came to women. The difference between me and the others is that I was painfully aware of my ignorance, while others like Simmon bumbled around, making asses of themselves with their clumsy courting. I could think of nothing worse than making some unwelcome advance toward Denna and having her laugh at the awkwardness of my attempt. I hate nothing more than doing things badly. So I made my good-byes and watched her enter the side door of the Oaken Oar. I took a deep breath and could hardly keep from laughing or dancing about. I was so full of her,...
    Note: I had talked too much. I had said too little.
  • Brandon shared from American Gods: The Tenth Anniversary Edition: A Novel by Neil Gaiman
    “Hey,” said Shadow. “Huginn or Muninn, or whoever you are.” The bird turned, head tipped, suspiciously, on one side, and it stared at him with bright eyes. “Say ‘Nevermore,’” said Shadow. “Fuck you,” said the raven.
    Note: This made me laugh so hard.
  • Brandon shared from The Name of the Wind (The Kingkiller Chronicle Book 1) by Patrick Rothfuss
    “Call a jack a jack. Call a spade a spade. But always call a whore a lady. Their lives are hard enough, and it never hurts to be polite.”
    Note: Words to live by.
  • Brandon shared from Storm Front (The Dresden Files, Book 1) by Jim Butcher
    I drew my pentacle into my fist, raised it like every vampire slayer you ever saw does it, and said, “Jesus Christ, lady. I just came here to talk.”
    Note: I Love This!
  • Brandon shared from Eternity Code, The (Artemis Fowl, Book 3) by Eoin Colfer
    “But—buried alive! That’s like in that horror movie. Y’know—the one with all the horror.” “I think I saw that one. With all the words going up on the screen at the end?” “Yeah, that was it. Tell you the truth, those words kinda ruined it for me.” Pex stamped on the loose earth. “Don’t worry, buddy. There are no words in this movie.”
    Note: yes!
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