"I only held him that once, as he was dying."Stalking Lion(s)
From The Walls of the Castle; Illustration by Santiago Caruso.
witch series - southern gothic witches
you know them. god, you know them. you can recognize them by the way they walk too close to the others, the way the hems of their skirts are muddied from long walks in the wee hours of the morning. you bite your tongue and keep from saying what you want to say, but their cool, collected eyes see right through you.
I have a hole where my heart should be, she thought, and nowhere else to go. “I’m strong. As strong as you.”
Harry Potter Meme:♕ 2 books/movies1/2 The Prisoner of Azkaban
she doesn’t remember when she first realized she loved him. It came slow. Like the return of spring: slow and sneaky and suddenly there as if there had never been a time when warmth, sunshine, cherry blossoms —him— was not with her. There was never a start, just a slow growing joy around a shadow of curly dark hair and dimples and a hope of new roses.
the Sirens were dangerous and beautiful creatures, portrayed as femme fatales who lured nearby sailors with their enchanting music and voices to shipwreck on the rocky coast of their island.
"My father always says, ‘Never trust anyone who has a TV bigger than their bookshelf.’ So I make sure I read. Back at home, I just put up a massive bookcase and asked everyone I know and love to help me fill it with their favorite books. It’s been quite nice because I’ve learned a lot about my friends and family from what they’ve been giving me. A book says a lot about a person." — Emilia Clarke for Instyle UK (April 2014)