« I’ve been waiting for you a long time, Alina,” he said. “You and I are going to change the world. »
"No mourners, no funerals. Another way of saying good luck. But it was something more. A dark wink to the fact that there would be no expensive burials for people like them, no marble markers to remember their names, no wreaths of myrtle and rose."
“Weakness is a guise. Wear it when they need to know you're human, but never when you feel it.”