valentina; the girl was tall, with long, tawny hair, like a lion’s mane, loose around her shoulders, and eyes the bright green of bottle glass. gold was dusted over her cheeks and painted on her eyelids. she was wearing a kimono-style robe, looking as though she’d just gotten up.
isn’t every hero aware of all the terrible reason they did those good deeds? aware of every mistake they ever made and how good people got hurt because of their decisions? don’t they recall the moments they weren’t heroic at all? the moments where their heroism led to more deaths than deliberate villainy ever could? [2/10 female characters]