I don't know why I smiled back. She smiled like she was seeing heaven.
From page 20 of The Mare by Mary Gaitskill. (click link for my review.)
I used to be more ashamed of such a feeling, but now I think--why shouldn't I hate? Why shouldn't it bring me joy?From page 15 of The Rose Society (a Young Elites Novel) by Marie Lu.
Hannah stares at him a moment, wondering if she refuses to go, if she cements herself to the chair, would anything change? If she could somehow reverse the day, go back to the beginning and start over, do everything differently, none of this would have happened.
From page 12 of Safe With Me by Amy Hatvany. (Click link for Gerard's review.)
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.