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Stephanie (Bookfever) (bookfever) "Eight full lives,” I whispered against his jaw, my voice breaking. “Eight full lives and I never found anyone I would stay on a planet for, anyone I would follow when they left. I never found a partner. Why now? Why you? You're not of my species. How can you be my partner?”
“It's a strange universe,” he murmured.
“It's not fair,” I complained, echoing Sunny's words. It wasn't fair. How could I find this, find love–now, in this eleventh hour–and have to leave it? Was it fair that my soul and body couldn't reconcile? Was it fair that I had to love Melanie, too? Was it fair that Ian would suffer? He deserved happiness if anyone did. Itwasn't fair or right or even…sane. How could I do this to him?
“I love you,” I whispered.
“Don't say that like you're saying goodbye.”
But I had to. “I, the soul called Wanderer, love you, human Ian. And that will never change, no matter what I might become.” I worded it carefully, so that there would be no lie in my voice.
“If I were a Dolphin or a Bear or a Flower, it wouldn't matter. I would always love you, always remember you. You will be my only partner."


message 2: by Christina J. (new)

Christina J.  (dailygeofffix) | 856 comments Mod
I always cry when I read this part.


message 3: by Dominus~ (new)

Dominus~ | 71 comments Aw...I love it.


Stephanie (Bookfever) (bookfever) That's what I'm counting on :P


message 5: by [deleted user] (new)

That is my favorite conversation between them! I cried, too! It was so sad and sweet at the same time!


Stephanie (Bookfever) (bookfever) Yeah ^^


message 7: by CαthεεBooks (new)

CαthεεBooks (catheehales) | 590 comments Mod
Mine too.


message 8: by Bahar (new)

Bahar | 80 comments addition... it's my favourite too..


Stephanie (Bookfever) (bookfever) Ian stood above me, his chest heaving with exertion and fury. For a second he turned away and put the door back in place with one swift wrench. And then he was glowering again.
I took a deep breath and rolled up onto my knees, holding my hands out, palms up, wishing that some magic would appear in them. Something I could give him, something I could say. But my hands were empty.
"You. Are. Not. Leaving. Me." His eyes blazed - burning brighter than I had ever seen them, blue fires.
"Ian," I whispered. "You have to see that... that I can't stay. You must se that."
"No!" he shouted at me.
I cringed back, and, abruptly, Ian crumpled forward, falling to his knees, falling into me. He buried his head in my stomach, and his arms locked around my waist. He was shaking, shaking hard, and loud, desperate sobs were breaking out of his chest.
"No, Ian, no," I begged. This was so much worse than his anger. "Don't, please. Please, don't."
"Wanda," he moaned.
"Ian, please. Don't feel this way. Don't. I'm so sorry. Please."
I was crying too, shaking too, though that might have been him shaking me.
"You can't leave."
"I have to, I have to," I sobbed.
And then we cried wordlessly for a long time."


message 10: by Bahar (last edited Nov 26, 2011 09:39AM) (new)

Bahar | 80 comments ='(


Stephanie (Bookfever) (bookfever) So sad!


message 12: by Kari Jennifer (new)

Kari Jennifer (karijennifer) I love that part!


message 13: by Charleen (new)

Charleen | 13 comments This is so emotional :(


message 14: by Irma (new)

Irma | 6 comments Ugh!! I always cry at that part!! I can't believe they didn't put that scene properly in the movie!! I was soo angry!!


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