"I hid in the bathtub until help came. A cop shot one of my dogs."
From page 13 of The Hand that Feeds You by A. J. Rich. (Click link for review)
When I just stared at him, he said, "For having the nerve to request where I slaughter you, I'll let you in on a secret, human: Prythian must claim your life in some way, for the life you took from it. So as a representative of the immortal realm, I can either gut you like swine, or . . . you can cross the wall and live out the remainder of your days in Prythian."From page 37 of TA Court of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J. Maas.
Still, I can hear this one thought hiding in the dark corners of my mind. It doesn't attack like the others.
From page 9 of Every Last Word by Tamara Ireland Stone.
"No, tomorrow you won't." In a move quick and precise, the sword cut the air, blood sprayed my horse's mane, and the man's head toppled to the ground.From page 276 of The Heart of Betrayal (The Remnant Chronicles--Book 2) by Mary E. Paerson.
Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of A Daily Rhythm. Anyone can play along, so I thought I would play for fun! Just pick two sentences from the book you are reading.