Tie my handlebars to the starsSo I stay on track.-Cave In by Owl City
Thursday, November 29, 2012
Monday, November 26, 2012
"She is nearly as hungry as fire, which is the hungriest thing on land."
"Is it?' Pidge asked, wondering about wolves with sharp teeth and hyenas and jackals, whose very nature seemed to be hunger.
"You may say it is. Haven't you ever seen flames licking their red lips as they consume all before them? Fire is so hungry that the more it is fed, the bigger its appetite grows. Other things can be gratified, but not fire. And the sea is all this and more."
-The Hounds of the Mórrígan, Pat O'Shea
Thursday, November 22, 2012
Monday, November 19, 2012
Friday, November 16, 2012
Salt Peter peered under one hand, looking along the track as if he could see the castle already. "I've never seen a castle!"
Halt sighed impatiently. Keeping this old chatterbox's mind on the subject was beginning to make him short-tempered. "That's right, a castle. Now go to the guard at the gate..."
"Is it a big castle?" asked the old fellow.
"It's a huge castle!" Halt roared at him.
-Ranger's Apprentice: The Ruins of Gorlan, John Flanagan
Tuesday, November 13, 2012
"For though Sir Clamadius may seize upon my castle, he shall never possess my soul."
-The Story of the Champions of the Round Table, Howard Pyle
Thursday, November 01, 2012
"Mine," he said again, and his mother nodded, for it did not seem to her at all surprising that the heavens had opened and thrown a flower at the feet of her magnificent son. This, after all, was Vienna.
-The Star of Kazan, Eva Ibbotson