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“What would I gain from telling you the first moment I realized you were meant to be mine? Nothing. You’re supposed to protect what you love, Sal. You taught me that. I didn’t wake up one day and know I didn’t want to live without your horrible temper. I saw so much of me in you at first, but you aren’t like me at all. You’re you, and I will go to my grave before I let anyone change any part of you. I know that without a doubt in my mind. This,” he pointed between us. “This is what matters.”
Mariana Zapata, Kulti
“When one door closes, another one opens. I might just have to do a little breaking and entering to get the right one for me.”
Mariana Zapata, Kulti
“I don't know," I stuttered, "Do you love me?"
His gaze was so intent the entire world seemed to stop. "You tell me. I never stop thinking about you. I worry about you all the time. Every beautiful thing I see reminds me of you. I can't finish my practices in Colorado with out wishing you were around," he said in a steady tone. "You tell me what I feel.”
Mariana Zapata, The Wall of Winnipeg and Me
“Destiny is a ladder, a series of steps that takes you where you’re supposed to go.”
Mariana Zapata, Kulti
“You know your reputation is just what everyone else thinks of you, your character is what you really are.”
Mariana Zapata, Kulti
“I'm starting to understand that you can always make time for the things that matter.”
Mariana Zapata, The Wall of Winnipeg and Me
“This is what matters. You are my gift, my second chance, and I will cherish you and your dream. I will protect both of you.”
Mariana Zapata, Kulti
“What no one tells you is that the road to accomplishing your goals isn’t a straight line; it looks more like a corn maze. You stopped, you went, you backed up, and took a few wrong turns along the way, but the important thing you had to remember was that there was an exit. Somewhere.”
Mariana Zapata, The Wall of Winnipeg and Me
“Eyes up here, Taco.”
Mariana Zapata, Kulti
“When life gives you lemons, you get to choose what you make out of them; it doesn’t always have to be lemonade.”
Mariana Zapata, The Wall of Winnipeg and Me
“You are my equal, my partner, my teammate, my best friend.”
Mariana Zapata, Kulti
“Babe, I've handpicked everythin' and everyone in here. I know what I want and I get what I want," he breathed. "And I keep what's mine.”
Mariana Zapata, Under Locke
“When something is broken into too many pieces, you can’t stare at them and try to glue them back together; sometimes you just have to sweep up the pieces and buy something else.”
Mariana Zapata, Kulti
“You don’t get to live your dreams by waiting around for someone to hand them to you.”
Mariana Zapata, Kulti
“What if everyone hates me and no one talks to me? What if someone throws something at me?” Aiden snorted, setting the shirt he’d been holding aside and picking up the next one on the pile. “What are they going to throw? Bookmarks?”
Mariana Zapata, The Wall of Winnipeg and Me
“The only people in the world who can hurt you are those you let have that ability, Van.”
Mariana Zapata, The Wall of Winnipeg and Me
“A dream is just a wish without a plan.”
Mariana Zapata, Kulti
“It was the worst non-break-up ever in the history of imaginary relationships with a man who didn't even know I existed.”
Mariana Zapata, Kulti
“people are going to judge you regardless of what you do, Sal. Don’t listen to what they have to say because at the end of the day, you’re the one that has to live with your choices and where they take you. No one else is going to live your life for you.”
Mariana Zapata, Kulti
“I’ve done so many stupid things that you’ve made me regret—things I hope you will forgive me for and look beyond— but this, waiting a little longer for the love of my life, I can do.”
Mariana Zapata, Kulti
“That’s my girl. That’s my fucking girl.”
Mariana Zapata, The Wall of Winnipeg and Me
“There was a lot of things about love that you could only learn after you’d faced the real kind. The best kind wasn’t this soft, sweet thing of hearts and picnics. It wasn’t flowery and divine. Real love was gritty. The real kind of love never quit. Someone who loved you would do what’s best for you; they’d stand up for you and sacrifice. Someone who loved you would face any inconvenience willingly. You didn’t know what love was until someone was willing to give up what they loved the most for you. But it was also never letting them make that choice, either.”
Mariana Zapata, Wait for It
“Home is where you are. I would go anywhere for you if you wanted me there.”
Mariana Zapata , The Wall of Winnipeg and Me
“I flung up my common sense into the air and held my imaginary ovaries out in sacrifice.”
Mariana Zapata, Kulti
“Dear God. A man like that making kissing sounds at what I could only guess was his baby. My vagina, my vagina didn’t know what to do with itself.”
Mariana Zapata, Kulti
“My mom said I had serious trust issues, but honestly, the more people I met, the more I didn’t want to meet more.”
Mariana Zapata, From Lukov with Love
“Every single thing that has ever happened in my life has led me here, Sal. Destiny is a ladder, a series of steps that takes you where you’re supposed to go. I am the man that I am, and I have done the things that I’ve done, to get me to you.”
Mariana Zapata, Kulti
“You are the most honest, good thing I’ve ever had. I won’t deny it to anyone.”
Mariana Zapata, Kulti
“You can’t always wait for someone else to do the right thing when you can do it yourself.”
Mariana Zapata, Wait for It
“In the words of a rap song my neighbor used to play on his boombox when I was a kid: Hold up, wait a minute.”
Mariana Zapata, Under Locke

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