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Jewels of the Sun (Gallaghers of Ardmore, #1) Jewels of the Sun by Nora Roberts
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“Magic is. But its power is nothing beside love.
--Prince Carrick”
Nora Roberts, Jewels of the Sun
tags: love
“He was a wild one as a lad, and there's a look about him that says he could be again." Kathy sighed. "I've always had a soft spot for a wild heart in a man. Have you no sweetheart in the States then, Jude?"

"No." She thought briefly of William. Had she ever considered her husband her sweetheart? "No one special."

"If they're not special, what would the point be?”
Nora Roberts, Jewels of the Sun
“Aidan to Jude: What's wrong with running away if where you were didn't suit you? Doesn't it follow you're funning to something else? Something that does suit you?”
Nora Roberts, Jewels of the Sun
“Words have magic. Spells and curses. Some of them, the best of them, once said change everything.”
Nora Roberts, Jewels of the Sun
“Why is it you think you'll live forever and why do you want to, I'd like to know, when you deny yourselves so many of the basic pleasures in life?”
Nora Roberts, Jewels of the Sun
tags: life
“They never see what you are." Shocked, Jude glanced around to see who'd spoken, then realized she had.

"Don't they?" Brenna wanted to know, lifting her brow as she topped off Jude's glass yet again.

"They see a reflection of their own perception. Whore or angel, mother or child. Depending on their view, they're compelled to protect or conquer or exploit. Or you're a convenience," she murmured.
"Easily discarded.”
Nora Roberts, Jewels of the Sun
“If you don't tell her just that, if you don't give her your heart, Aidan, if you don't bare it for her and give her the time to trust what she sees there, you'll never have her.”
Nora Roberts, Jewels of the Sun
“I can't believe what a state I got myself into over this. Everyone was right. They said it would just happen, and it did. I guess the best things do.”
Nora Roberts, Jewels of the Sun
“...she lost twenty minutes sitting on the floor with her arms wrapped around her knees, smiling into the pretty glow and imagining herself a contented farmer's wife waiting for her man to come in from the fields.”
Nora Roberts, Jewels of the Sun
“Because if you had confidence enough to try something, you had to have courage enough to fail.”
Nora Roberts, Jewels of the Sun
“Love, even when pledged, isn't enough.”
Nora Roberts, Jewels of the Sun
“O amor, qualquer que seja o tempo, quaisquer que sejam os obstáculos, dura sempre.”
Nora Roberts, Jewels of the Sun
“The woman’s managed what hasn’t been done in thirty-one years. She’s broke my god dawn nose”
Nora Roberts, Jewels of the Sun
“Come away! O, human child! To the woods and waters wild, With a fairy hand in hand, For the world’s more full of weeping than you can understand. —W. B. YEATS”
Nora Roberts, Jewels of the Sun

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