Bitten Quotes

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Federico García Lorca
“But hurry, let's entwine ourselves as one, our mouth broken, our soul bitten by love, so time discovers us safely destroyed.”
Federico Garcia Lorca

Kelley Armstrong
“His cheek twitched. With Jeremy, this was the equivalent of an emotional outburst.”
Kelley Armstrong, Bitten

Kelley Armstrong
“You'd expect that as much as a samurai would expect a kick in the balls.”
Kelley Armstrong, Bitten

Kelley Armstrong
“About Daniel: Two, he hates Clay
Five, he really hates Clay.
Nine, he really, really, REALLY hates Clay.”
Kelley Armstrong, Bitten

Kelley Armstrong
“It was awful. It was, like, walk out to the woods, Change, stand there until enough time passed, Change back. It was about as much fun as taking a shit."
"Nice analogy.”
Kelley Armstrong, Bitten

Kelley Armstrong
“Jeremy had a plan for getting Clay back and I wasn't allowed to know anything about it or allowed to help him carry it out. As one might expect, I accepted this news with grace and understanding.
"That is the stupidest idea I've ever heard!" I snarled for the dozenth time that hour.
"I won't just sit here and do nothing.”
Kelley Armstrong, Bitten

Kelley Armstrong
“One part of my brain, soaring on adrenaline, insisted I could take Cain, whatever the size difference. Another part wondered where the hell Nick and Clay were. The loudest part just shouted: Run, you idiot, run!
Kelley Armstrong, Bitten

Kelley Armstrong
“Once, when I'd needed to meet Daniel to deliver a warning from Jeremy, I'd worn two-inch heels and had quite enjoyed the sensation of talking down to Daniel, until he told me how sexy I looked. Since then he'd never seen me in anything but my oldest, grubbiest sneakers.”
Kelley Armstrong, Bitten

“While I slept you stood in the
colorful night market
with pyramids of bright
fruit piled high

Where those who loved you,
rushing back to their intimate stalls,
held out pears that had been
dreamed for you

And would the dream pear not
come gladly
once it knew this was you
wanting to take it in?

The dream pear chose reality,
wanting your mouth as I did -

Honestly, it was happy to be bitten.”
Brenda Hillman

Lia Habel
I hope there are zombie sharks in there and they bite you and you die!
Lia Habel, Dearly, Departed

Vincent Okay Nwachukwu
“It’ll be a blunder to ‘transplant’ those you should leave at their distant habitat of acquaintance to the vicinity of friendship. If you naively embrace a slimy, slippery, serpent, you will nonetheless get bitten.”
Vincent Okay Nwachukwu, Weighty 'n' Worthy African Proverbs - Volume 1

Sarah Blakley-Cartwright
He couldn’t look at her. Instead, he stared down at his
poisoned arm.
“I could do terrible things to you,” he cautioned her
sadly. “I have to leave you. You won’t be safe with me until
I learn to control myself.”
“I’ll wait for you.”
Finally, when he felt the strength of his conviction, of
her conviction, he turned to her, allowing her in for just a
“I thought you’d say that.”
Sarah Blakley-Cartwright, Red Riding Hood Bonus Chapter

Lily  Seabrooke
“I knew I was being stupid, but I couldn’t help it. Once bitten, twice shy, and all that. I’d been bitten about a dozen times and had about two dozen shynesses left to work through because of it.”
Lily Seabrooke, The Simple Answer